So, if I have temporary custody from an notary and not a judge, I can still hold on to my Niece that I being raising for four year until I meet with my Attorney Monday even if the mom wonts her to go to someone else Monday morning
What a notary gives you is Custody by Mandate, which expires in 12 months, but is also revocable at will..
What a Judge gives you is a Judgment of Custody which does not expire and can only be overturned by a Ditrict Court Judge due to changed circumstances.
A provisional custody by mandate does not carry the same authority as a valid custody order or decree signed by a judge.,
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