Is it possible to get sole custody if the non-custodial parent is unreliable and does not exercise his visitations?

Answer %DETAILS% Answer Yes, but it's very difficult. See Best Interests of child steveshorr.comSee also abandonment7822. (a) A proceeding under this part may be brought where thechild has been left wit... Read More »

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Can a parent get sole custody even if the court ordered joint custody if the non-custodial parent hasn't been in the kids' lives for 5 years?

You would have to go back to court. Have your attorney file for a modification of custody order. Your ex would be notified through his attorney and would have to answer your allegation.

How does a parent who has primary physical custody obtain sole custodial rights?

Answer In some states a petition can be filed by the primary custodian to amend the current custodial order.The usual procedure is to file a new custody suit/petition in the appropriate state cour... Read More »

Does the court ever change a ruling from joint custody to full custody for the custodial parent if the non-custodial parent gives up his visitation?

Answer Because it's almost always in a child's best interest to have a relationship with both parents, courts are generally reluctant to take away visitation rights. In some states, custody order... Read More »

Can a non-custodial parent -this is sole legal and physical custody- sign school permission slips and authorization for medical treatment at a daycare and what are the avenues to prevent this?

no, non- custodial parent cannot, take the custody order to school, daycare, and hospital,