I work 14 & 14 offshore. My x-girlfriend had my first born son just 4 days ago. I'm wondering what would it take for me to be able to get at the minimum shared custody. I'm wondering If I would be able to have custody of him my entire two weeks that I'm off even though he is only a infant. He is on baby formula so he doesn't need his mother to breast feed. She wants me only to have custody on the weekends while I'm off . I want to be as much part of the child's life as possible. I have no proof that she would be a bad mother to the child and she has nothing on me that would prove that I would be a bad father. I helped her finically during her pregnancy. She hasn't had a job in seven years and only source of income is from her x- husband child support.
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