My son & his wife r going thru a divorce. She won't let me see her cuz she hates my son. This has nothing to do with me. I've been there since the day she was born. I miss her. Se is living in unsafe conditions. Her mom is a good mom no doubt I just wanna c my lil girl
You may have standing to intervene. Could depend on judge.
Depending on the facts of the situation, you may be able to file as an intervenor in the divorce case between your son and his wife, to have your own requests for possession be addressed by the court. It is quite true that grandparents rights are limited, but the circumstances can affect whether you can get involved in the case to seek your own possession rights, and if so, what rights you will have. If you can intervene in the case, the court would make decisions based on the best interest of the child. The strength of you case would be affected by many factors, including the nature of the unsafe conditions, the amount of time you've had the child in your care, the strength and closeness of the relationship that you've established with her, the opinions, testimony and evidence provided by the parents. There are many factors to consider in whether you can move forward in a case such as this, and you would do well to discuss it in detail with an attorney who can assist you in determining your options. Good luck to you and your family.
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