How would a father get sole custody over the mother?

Answer To succeed in a petition for custody the father would need to provide evidence that the mother is unfit. The factors used to determine that a parent is unfit are generally governed by state laws wi... Read More »

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If the mother has sole physical custody and shares joint legal custody with the father the two never married if the mother dies can her husband who is not the baby's biological father assume custody?

Biological Father Gets Custody No, unless the baby's biological father relenquishes his parental rights, he would get custody of the child if the mother dies, not her husband. The biological father... Read More »

Can father get sole custody of an eighteen year old when mother has sole legal and physical custody?

Answer The 18 year old is considered an adult. Nobody can have physical or legal custody of her.

If the father is in jail for domestic violence at the time of a custody case does the judge usually give the mother sole custody?

Answer Yes, the safe environment of a child always comes first, so your chances of gaining full custody are high.

If the father wants to give up his rights can the mother get sole custody?

Yes the mother can because its like she have rights anyway. Because she get up clean,change,feed,bath ect all those things but she have to do what she have to do protect her child