Family Law Questions and Answers

Family Law

Did your child do it? Then you, the parent, are responsible. That is basically the foundation behind parental liability. “Responsibility” means that you must pay for any damage your child causes,...

Latest answer posted March 4, 2014 6:16 pm UTC

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Family Law

No, the sherriff does not need to contact you when a report is filed involving you. They might contact you as part of the investiagation, but not necessarily. You can hire a public defender to...

Latest answer posted February 11, 2012 12:04 pm UTC

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Family Law

When child protection services has possession of children (either through courts deeming the parents unfit or through voluntary signing over rights), the courts do everything they can to place the...

Latest answer posted July 24, 2013 6:40 pm UTC

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Family Law

Custody law varies from state to state, but as a general proposition, when there is no custody order in effect, both parents have an equal right to custody of the child. This is the case whether...

Latest answer posted May 21, 2012 12:39 pm UTC

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Family Law

The issues judged under Family Law in the U.S. have changed through changing legal definitions of family law terms and through changing dynamic of court procedures. Family law in the U.S. has its...

Latest answer posted February 7, 2014 12:38 am UTC

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Family Law

I am not a lawyer but I can tell you that you definitely need to speak directly with an attorney. Some things will depend on exactly who is listed on the deed to the house (one person's name...

Latest answer posted June 23, 2013 5:38 pm UTC

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