Legal Questions on Grandparents' Custody Rights?

Answer Fighting for custody of your grandchildren can be emotionally draining, especially if you are battling your own child in court. With more and more grandparents taking care of their grandchildren fu... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Legal Questions on Grandparents' Custody Rights

Does illegal father has more rights than grandparents Father wants full custody child's been living with grandparents for four years in AZ?

As an illegal, he probably does not have access to the legal system. The grandparents should probably determine if the father is a fit parent and, if so, do the right thing.

Defense Strategies for Grandparents Rights to Custody?

The United States Supreme Court ruled in 2000 that states could not interfere unduly in a parent's right to decide whether their child's grandparents could have visitation rights with a minor child... Read More »

Can grandparents get custody rights of mentally physically challenged children?

AnswerIf you mean getting "custody" of your grandchildren, it depends on a lot of factors--- do the parents or gaurdians have legal custody?? Are they unfit parents?? Do you mean "visitation" right... Read More »

Do grandparents have legal rights to their grandchildren?

Most states have laws that allow grandparents visitation rights, if it can be proven that the visits would be in the best interest of the child. How stringent the burden of proof is on the grandpar... Read More »