My ex husband promised me and the kids that I will be able to see the kids a lot flr overnites his girlfriend gave me hugs said I am here for you as a mothers perspective I get it. You are always welcome to our home to see your kids. My kids wouldn't go with their father at all. The kids were at my uncles I need to get help for PTSD mental and emotional abuse from prior 8 years now after court dcf said to my ex that only supervised visits for me . Dcf can't overrule a judges acceptance correct ? Now my ex hasn't let me saw this kids although he said I could see them the kids Friday Saturday and Sunday I haven't seem them at all my mom and I drove to their home on satisfy after my ex ignored a call and a text so we knocked on the door I would not enter until I saw an adult was there for 5 minute the girlfriend freaked out called the police scared me my mom and kids were crying this is insane I drove to police the policeman said we entered without an adult seeing us I said they lied. Now I can't go to their home I will be arrested this is crazy the girlfriend told me I was welcome over any time I wanted to see my kids . My Ex is a liar this is wrong Contempt??? Can I file?
It sounds as if DCF may have opened a case to investigate potential abuse and/or neglect charges. Until that matter is resolved, you will have to observe their restrictions. Consult with an attorney to get a fuller answer.
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If there is no set schedule in your current court decree then a contempt may be hard. I say may because the ultimate determination will depend on exactly what is in your court decree and exactly what the full circumstances are, including the DCF investigation. You should consult a family lawyer in your area. You may also want to file a motion to modify the current visitation arrangements with the court. At minimum you would likely get supervised visits in a clinical setting. However, this is without knowing almost anything about your case. These issues are very factually specific. If you do present the issues to the court via a motion to modify then you will at least start the process of court intervention and will at least have answers as to what your visitation rights are.
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