My ex-husband had primary residential custody of my daughter until April 2009, when he left her with his ex-girlfriend in Iowa and moved to Indiana with a girl he met online. Upon finding this out I applied for primary physical custody in Iowa where she was living. I was granted temporary primary residential custody and was told to come back to Michigan where I live and apply for permanent physical custody of her. We both still have joint custody of her. Since then, he has not talked to or seen her in 2 years. He has skipped every chance at visitation that he was given. He has now also disappeared somewhere in Texas and is not in contact with anyone. How do I go about applying for full custody and full primary physical custody without having a lawyer, I can't afford another one this time.
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