Hello, my daughters father has filed for joint custody. He has seen her five times in the whole 5 years of her life. He has not seen her, not because I dont let him but because since my daughter turned 3 years old, he never made the effort anymore. My child knows who her dad is, and I even have baby pictures of her and him. I had her as a teen, and I am sure people make mistakes and eventually some people change, that is what he filed in his petition. He says that "he has changed" he is in gangs, he has tattoos on his face that frighten my daughter. She is scared of him and the last time he tried calling me to talk to her, she started crying. He is a danger to her, he has has been in jail for drugs. What can I do for him to get court visitations or not get custody?
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