I am currently pregnant and was never married to her father, he will not be on the birth certificate, does he have rights to have visitation two hours away?
Divorce / Separation Lawyer
The father will not have any rights to the child (or be obligated to support the child) until he obtains a paternity judgment from the court establishing his rights and obligations.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
If you get governmental assistance for the child, you will be asked to identify the father for child support purposes. The counties want the men responsible for these children paying support. I am unsure what happens if you fail to identify the father. If a paternity action is started, he in fact could request visitation right and might get them, but distance will play a factor.
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