What factors does a court consider to declare a parent unfit?

Answer The factors used to determine that a parent is unfit are generally governed by state laws with child endangerment being the determining factor. The following include some of the reasons a parent ma... Read More »

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Does being a battered wife make you unfit to be a parent to your two children or is a batterer unfit to be a parent?

Answer The answer seems rather obvious (to me anyway).There is no reason to believe that the batterer would not vent their anger and abuse on the children.Being a battered wife is nothing shameful ... Read More »

How do you declare your daughter an unfit mother?

If you daughter is not feeding her child, not keeping up with the child's hygiene, leaving her child in unfit conditions (her home that's is filthy) has a history of substance abuse and is still us... Read More »

Parent hands child over to almost anyone how can I prove this parent is unfit?

i have this problem also what i did was kept a diary of who where when whty and how..... also direct quotes...take these to the local child services and they will point you in the right direction

What would be valid reasons for a court allowing a 17-year-old to live with a non-custodial parent after the custodial parent has already been court appointed?

Answer If the environment that the minor is currently living in is unsuitable to the extent that the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the minor is being jeopardized.Such an assessment... Read More »