What rights does a father have if he pays child support?

Answer If a father is under a child support order that means his paternity has been established. He should request a visitation schedule as well. It should have been made part of the original hearing. He ... Read More »

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Does the father have visitation rights just because he pays child support?

has a right to visitation but you also have the right to file an order modification. If you really aren't hurting for support money, have him terminate his rights now. That's one less step you'll h... Read More »

Does the mother have custody when the child lives with her and the father pays child support?

Answer Custody is usually granted by the courts during divorce procedings. Custody is granted by the courts and not determined by who the child lives with. Custody may be granted to the father, th... Read More »

If the father of your unborn child has been making threats regarding custody and child support what rights does he have?

Sadly I'm going through this exact situation right now. I'm incredibly frustrated with the state and its law (Montana) because no one seems to care that he is such a horrible man. From what everyon... Read More »

Does an illegal father have rights to u.s born child mother is also a us citizen parents are not married does the father have legal rights to this child?

It depends.In pakistan, the father has the custody.In US, both parents would be considered for custody, however case is stacked against father from get go based on his illegal status in US. However... Read More »