When should I allow addict parents to have custody of a child?

Answer On One Hand: Addicted Parents Can Be Successful in RecoveryWhen an addictive parent is demonstrating active sobriety, custody of his child should be returned if it is in the best interest of the ch... Read More »

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If i have shared custody and my ex's husband is hitting my child and i have made a child abuse complaint should i assume full custody and not let my child return there since the social services knows?

If your ex husband it hitting your child just tell the police they will talk care of all the confusing stuff and they might bring your ex husband to jail cause you broke up and he isn't in your fam... Read More »

Who has legal custody of minor child when parents have never married?

An unmarried father must establish his paternity and arrange for a custody hearing if he wants custody. Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control in most state... Read More »

When both parents have equal custody who pays for child support?

The one with the high income alhough this more often applies to fathers since they usually have the higher income.

When a child is born in Virginia do the parents have to go to court to get custody of their baby?

If the couple is married they both have equal parental rights. In Virginia, an unmarried mother is presumed to have custody. Once the paternity of the father has been established legally through t... Read More »