i need to know what to do? i filed to change the visitation (every other weekend at his mothers) with my sons father b/c of abuse and neglect in the home as well as drug use, and his g/f removal of her own children due to neglect and abuse. i provided picture and documentation. i have a case in December and cps was called due to the pictures and reported abuse and neglect. Cps came talked to me and my son saw the pictures and documents told me they were going to talk to the other parties involved and i havent herd anything sence. its been two weeks. i just dont know if im supposed to be sending my three yr old to this house in the mean time, im afraid of what might happen to him. what can i do to keep him safe in the mean time??
Divorce / Separation Lawyer
File an emergency motion "ex-parte"(without notice requesting that visits be suspended. You will be required to fill out an affidavit where you can describe everything you stated here. 3 year olds cant always report trouble.....if the judge doesnt allow the motion immediately you will atleast have a full hearing within the week. Good luck.
Employment / Labor Attorney
You'll need to make an emergency motion for custody.
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I agree that you should file an emergency ex parte motion to suspend parenting time. You should consult with a qualified family law attorney to give you proper legal advice and to provide strategy.
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