My 15 yr old daughter has been living with her father in ky while im in tn. He agreed for her to come live with me but now he wont respond to me or give me permission to get her transcripts or medical records. I have full custody through the courts but we have a notarized agreement giving him custody.
First, you will need to review and follow the original Order entered by the Court giving you custody. If you are having difficulty following the existing order, you will want to hire a lawyer to help you request that the Court approve any changes that would work better for your family now. Keep in mind that, at 15 years old, the Court will consider your daughter's wishes when asked to make any changes to parenting time. Best of luck as you go through the process.
If he is refusing to honor the Tennessee custody order that is currently in effect, you will likely need to hire an attorney in the State of Kentucky close to where he resides to bring an action against him seeking to domesticate and enforce the most recent Tennessee custody Order in the State of Kentucky in order to enlist the services of local law enforcement in getting your daughter back. You may also want to hire a Tennessee lawyer to bring a contempt action against him. I would advise speaking with attorneys in both Tennessee and Kentucky to discuss this situation further. Best of Luck!
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