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Christina Marie Shaffer

Christina Shaffer’s Answers

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  • What can i do to get child support payed on the day that i am suppose to get?

    I have full custody of my son.

    Christina’s Answer

    You may want to seek a wage assignment

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  • Relocated to California from Michigan April 2013, Father filed a complaint for paternity, custody, & support 5/2013. Can I move?

    Relocated to California from Michigan April 2013, Father filed a complaint for paternity, custody, and support 5/2013. There have been two status hearings one in August and one coming up in October, which I have attended. We have been in Californi...

    Christina’s Answer

    You will need to comply with the Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders listed on your Summons and seek court intervention if you are requesting to relocate

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  • How much of a voice does a 14yr have in a modification of custody?

    14yr old plays softball for high school father is refusing to accommodate her schedule or another events for that matter. do we have grounds to modify custody? and does she have a voice in the matter. were looking to drop visitation down to 1 wee...

    Christina’s Answer

    In Ventura County ,the mediator will talk to the minor child. A child's request, if he is of appropriate age and discretion will be given more weight. The mediator will then make a recommendation to the Judge and the Judge can inquire about the child's request from the mediator

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  • Can I get sole custody physically and legally of my child if the mother doesn't show up to court and I care for the child?

    We never were married and my child is 2. I have taken care of my child for 5 months straight and before that it was 50/50. I have a paternity case and the mother has no interest in going to court. She has a history of mental heath issues and seems...

    Christina’s Answer

    You can file for court intervention to seek custody

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  • I moved from Riverside CA to Ventura CA 4 months ago. Can I file for divorce in Ventura or do I need to return to Riverside?

    My husband is still living in our home in Riverside County, about 150 miles from where I am living today in Ventura County.

    Christina’s Answer

    You can file in Ventura County so long as you live here at least 3 months prior to filing the Petition.

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