I was granted permanent custody a year ago within my divorce but I’ve Been raising my kids since 2014 alone. I want to move out of state and want to know if I can without having permission from her or he court.
You still have to notify and get permission from the Court and/or the mom.
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The answer depends, in part, on whether you have sole or joint custody. People often use the terms "permanent" or "full" custody but in this particular case you need to know whether you and the children's mother have joint custody or if you have sole custody.
In either case, the family court rules require that you file a written notice with the Court and the mother of the intent to relocate. After this is filed and served on the mother, she would have 20 days to object to the relocation. If you are joint custodians, she could even use the notice as grounds to try to get sole custody.
Relocation issues are incredibly fact specific and rife with pitfalls. I would strongly suggest that you talk with a lawyer before taking any action.
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