Should a mother receive custody if in an abusive relationship?

Answer Not necessarily. Your question assumes that the father was the abusive one, which is not always the case. In fact, abuse by women is becoming increasingly common. A court will try and decide the sa... Read More »

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If a mother is currently in a long-term homosexual relationship but is not in any way unfit can the father use that relationship against the mother in court for custody?

Answer Of course. Even though society has come a long way in terms of acceptance and equal rightsfor homosexuals, the debate still rages as to whether children can be adversely affected by witnessi... Read More »

Can an unwed mother get sole custody or physical custody and still receive child support?

Answer Yes she can. I'm Canadian so hope some other poster will come up with more information for you.Good luck!Yes.In the US the law presumes that an unmarried mother retains sole custody to the... Read More »

In Missouri can a 13-year-old request custody be given to his adoptive grandparents if his mother is emotionally and physically abusive?

Answer Minors are not allowed to choose the person they want to live with.The proper procedure is for the Missouri Department of Social Services to be contacted and request an investigation of the... Read More »

Can a mother without custody receive child support?

The child support is to "support the child"...figure it out.