At this point, you really have no option. At minimum, your child's father would have to be absent for a year. if you haven't done so already, I suggest that you contact the CSEA in your area and get a child support order set up. Otherwise, talk to have a family attorney see if you can do anything else once the attorney has all the facts. Think thoroughly about about this though because in the long run it's always better to have both parents involved in a child's life rather than just one.
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