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Mother died and step dad were left with the child, can the biological father take the child

Asheboro, NC |

chidl ahs other siblings that are the step fathers and wishes to stay with the stepdad and his brothers and sisters

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Consult with a local family attorney, asap. The general rule would be that you are the natural father and should have custody, but a lot of wiggle room is available. If there is no order; then, you should be able to get the child if you have a copy of the birth certificate. You need to tread carefully though, the child just lost his mom. I would recommend that until you get an attorney you keep your normal visitation maybe a little extra time if it will help out (even with all the kids).

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