If you have joint custody and one parent abandons the child what happens?

Answer I suggest you return to court to get sole custody and an order for support, if there isn't already one in place.

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When each parent has custody of one child but they both have joint legal custody is the other parent able to enroll the child in school if they end up coming to live with that parent?

joint custody is just given to make the other person who doesnt have all legal rights feel better, they don't have any real rights of the child, but theyt do get visitation rights. and if you went ... Read More »

What happens when parent with joint custody moves out of country without child?

Then they would lose all legal custody rights to the child.

If you have primary physical custody and joint legal custody do you have move rights then the parent that does not have physical custody when it comes to the best interest of the child?

Answer yes and no. joint legal basically means the other parent can get any and all legal info on the child such as medical records, school records and of course anything legal or court related if... Read More »

If you have primary physical custody and joint legal custody can the noncustodial parent stop a child from moving overseas if the parent has been assigned by the Air Force to a station overseas?

Answer i think the real question is whats best for the child which i think is too often not asked - if your job keeps you away from a young child for long periods of time, if its possible you could... Read More »