What are the chances the father of a child get custody if he abandoned the mother during pregnancy and even once denied the child and the mother is married to someone else who wants the child?

Answer Firstly, the someone else is totally not relevant. Forget him. Abandoning the mother is between the father and mother and doesn't affect access. Access is still possible. Denying the child previo... Read More »

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If a mother has legal and physical custody of a child and if she dies and leaves her child to her mother in her will can the child's father obtain custody of the baby or will her mother?

United States State laws vary widely in the United States but in almost every state the biological parent has sole rights to custody of the child. If a custodial parent dies the surviving natural p... Read More »

What are the chances that a father who never married the mother and also has two sons from a previous marriage could get shared physical custody of an 8-month-old child?

Answer Truthfully, not too good. A baby is most likely to be left with the mother. Although if there are drugs or domestic violence involved it changes it drastically. Your two sons might be an... Read More »

How hard would it be for a father to get custody of a nine year old child when the mother and mother's boyfriend smoke pot in the house with the child there?

very easy. if the father knows the mother and her boyfrined are smoking the mother could lose her kid for good for the reason of child in dangerment.

If there is not a court order for sole custody of a child and the mother is behind in child support can the father take the child out of the US without permission from the mother or the court?

Answer Obtaining a passport for a minor in the US requires both parents. You'd would have to get a court order giving you custody. More Conributor Opinions Being granted sole legal custody does n... Read More »