Is it fraud if I received welfare benefits for my child while living with the father and parents, but using my grandma's address

Asked 11 months ago - Alliance, OH

We are not married and I did not report that I was living with him and his parents. I used my grandmother's address for payments and communications. I am in a custody battle now and it is easily provable that I lived with them for 15 months. Do I need to worry that they could report me? Thank you.

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  1. Ronald Lee Burdge

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    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Yes. Talk this over with your custody lawyer right away.

    This answer is for general purposes only and does not establish an attorney-client relationship. The law in your... more

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