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my son goes to his fathers every summer and then returns to start scholl there is no custody beteween either of us and now he has filled for custody and i need to know if i can go get him back or tak

not tempory custody has been granted

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needmyson34

Asked by needmyson34 at 12:36 PM on Aug. 20, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Are you divorced?
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 12:37 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • Temporary custody has been granted to the father?

    This is why is it SO important to have court ordered visitation in place. You will need to see an attorney
    Mrs_Prissy

    Answer by Mrs_Prissy at 12:38 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • Idk...but you need to RUN, not walk, to a lawyer ASAP!
    PandaGwen

    Answer by PandaGwen at 12:40 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • If he doesn't give him up,you'll have to go to court to get him back. Even the cops won't make him give him back. They consider it a civil matter
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:47 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • Why do you not have a custody agreement in place?
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:53 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • If no custody, than I assume you were never married, that means in 48 of 50 states you have 100% rights, and he has zero
    Go get your child
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 12:59 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • Where you maried to him? Or was he just a boyfriend?
    That has a lot to do with it. If I were you I would call the police and ask them.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 1:19 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • Police do not get involved with custody cases
    It is a court thing, speak to your lawyer
    But f you were never married, you have all rights, and he has zero
    Go pick up your child, if father refuses...then call police..better have some documents when police come , they HATE getting involved and will NOT do so if you do not have all your paperwork
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 1:26 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • lawyer is my best advice
    GrandmaO2008

    Answer by GrandmaO2008 at 1:59 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

  • It sounds like the father must have gotten a lawyer to take things this far. You better get one, too. Good luck.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 2:06 PM on Aug. 20, 2013

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