Get a certified copy of your order and go pick up your kids. The grandmother is grieving and probably just wants to maintain a connection to the kids. It will probably be in tge kids best interest to visit her. But they should live with you.
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They should be legally with you so go get them. If she does not agree you may have to have the police intervene. You are their father and they belong with you. You should consult a local family law attorney but the longer they stay her she may actually establish standing to sue for custody. So you see you must act hastily.
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