What kind of things does the judge look at to order joint custody?

Answer %DETAILS% Answer See CA Family Law Code 3040 - 3048 Answer many things come into play here. even though not required, a j... Read More »

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If the parents live in two different cities do they still have the right to joint custody or will the judge order one of them sole custody?

Answer Best Interests of the children. Are you talking about physical custody or legal custody? Visitation schedule?Hopefully the parents can work it out in concilation court.for more details see... Read More »

If the joint custody court order says the father is to carry health insurance and he does not will that be used in helping to determine custody?

Answer No, financial matters are separate from custodial issues. The matter of health insurance should be a part of the support order not a custodial one.

Can a South Carolina judge order a drug test in custody case?

If there is evidence to necessitate it, but if it is simply based on an allegation by one parent, both should be tested.

Can you ask a judge to modify a custody order so that your son will not be exposed to his father's drinking and driving when he is with him?

%DETAILS% Answer Most orders seem to have a condition that neither party be under the influence.for more info see