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Can I have my ex charged with custodial interference?

Freeport, IL |

I filed for joint custody to see my child. if she doesn't allow me to see my child from now until
Our court date, can she be charged? Fyi: we weren't married.

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    She is only required to do as any previous order (temp/permanent) instructed. She can only interfere with visitation of an order that is put in place. And to answer your question, no, she couldn't be "charged" as in arrested. But if she is in violation of a court order then certainly motions can be filed etc to let the Judge know of that interference.

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  2. If there is no court order for visitation then she is violating anything. Has paternity even been established yet? You need to consult with your lawyer or get a lawyer.

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  3. no she cannot.

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