The father of my baby is wanting a DNA test and wants me to pay for it. I cant afford it and need it for legal purposes.

Asked almost 2 years ago - Palacios, TX

How do i obtain a dna test and once it is established what if the father refuses to pay child support

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  1. William Tyler Moore Jr


    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . Go to the OAG. Ask the OAG to get you child support from the child's father. The OAG can file a suit affecting the parent-child relationship to determine paternity and to set child support. This will get done what you want to accomplish.

    I am not intending this to be legal advice, because I don't know the particulars of your situation. Call me if you... more
  2. Lewis Cooper Giles

    Contributor Level 10

    Answered . The Attorney General's office can file a suit to establish him as the father. They can do a DNA test and it won't cost you anything.

    I am licensed to practice law in the great state of Texas only. The above answer does not create an attorney/... more

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