In what way one can legally challenge paternity?

Answer In order to legally challenge paternity, a civil suit must be filed in Family Court. If the judge orders a DNA test, the parties will need to pay a few hundred dollars to have the test performed an... Read More »

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How do you legally ask for a paternity test?

Send the alleged father a letter via certified mail, return receipt requested, asking that he submit to a paternity test. If he refuses, you will have to file a paternity lawsuit, where the court w... Read More »

Can I legally establish paternity for my adult child?

You can legally establish paternity for your adult child but the process to do so varies from state to state. Officially documenting paternity for your child is important for many reasons including... Read More »

My friend is in an abusive house hold how can you get her out legally without having to go through all kinds of legal stuff My mom has DHS classes and all but she needs out now and legally is long?

Take her toa battered woman's shelter. They will keep her safe and secure and help her though the legal processes involved. They will even escort her to court dates, etc.You local church, social se... Read More »

If you divorce the spouse is his child still legally YOUR step child although YOU never legally adopted the child?

No, if the spuse you divorced adopted the children or they are his/her own, he/she gets possession of them by law, unless he/she is unable to care for them.