There are far too many depressing stories about the challenges fathers face after divorce. We constantly hear reports of paternity fraud, child support mishaps, and even deadly tragedies that are at least partially the result of a family court system that drives dads to the point of desperation. The stereotypes …CONTINUE READING
Who Keeps The Kids During The Divorce Process?
Question: How is it decided who keeps the kids while going through the divorce process before you have a judgment?CONTINUE READING
How Long Does Temporary Custody Last?
Question: I am getting ready to move into a new home and would like my parents to take temporary custody of my son until I get everything settled. Would that be possible? How long does temporary custody last?CONTINUE READING
What Is The First Step To Getting Custody?
Question: A couple months ago my ex-wife got angry at me, picked our son up from school and took him to live with her. He is unhappy with her and refuses to go back after spending the weekend with me so I am currently keeping him. What is my first …CONTINUE READING
Does A Stepdad Have A Shot At Gaining Child Custody?
Question: I have raised my stepdaughter since she was 5 years old. I have supported her financially for the last 10 years as her biological father has been out of the picture her entire life. Unfortunately, my wife has started drinking heavily and I don’t think our marriage is salvageable. …CONTINUE READING
Signing Over Temporary Custody To Relative
Question: I am in the midst of a custody battle, though I have temporary sole custody of my children. I have a lot of upcoming business travel that I cannot cancel, so I am wondering if I can assign power of attorney or temporary custody to my mother who is …CONTINUE READING
What Happens To Temporary Orders If Case Is Dismissed?
Question: What happens to a temporary custody order if you never go back to court for the original child custody case? I have a 50/50 temporary custody agreement. The court just issued a review of the original custody case filing, which has been inactive, and mentioned something about dismissing the …CONTINUE READING
Wife Fled State With Child During Middle Of Child Custody Case
Question: My wife and I signed a separation agreement after we filed for divorce that I would get custody of our child, but she fled the state the other day with him and won’t return. My son lived exclusively with me for almost a year without even a visit from …CONTINUE READING