Is adultery grounds for obtaining child custody?

Answer Probably not but it could be a factor depending on the circumstances of the adultery. Adultery is grounds for divorce in those states that involve "fault divorces" and can even play a role in spous... Read More »

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Can you have custody of child if your spouse commit adultery?

A spouse having an affair is not usually something the judge takes into consideration when deciding which parent will get custody of the children.

What are the grounds for a child custody change?

As part of a divorce proceeding the court makes a decision about custody if the parents cannot reach an agreement. If one parent has custody, and the other parent feels that there is a major proble... Read More »

What rights does a father have in obtaining custody of his child?

First, he must have a good reason to convince the court that the child would be better off in his custody. He would need to convince the court that the mother is unfit and the mother's custody is n... Read More »

Is a dirty home grounds for child custody to be lost?

Unfortunately, no. However, it is a piece of evidence that can be used. see links below