I am planning on getting me a part time job and my own low income apartment, I was wondering if I wanted to leave my husband and take my daughter with me can I do this with filing for a temporary custody order and do I have to have a good reason? What would the reasons need to be? Also can my husband turn around and file for abandonment and neglect if I did leave or seperate?
You do not have to file for custody prior to moving and taking your child with you; however, he could file for custody and request that the child be returned home. You really need to consult with a family law attorney about what steps to take when, and what to be prepared for in the event he takes action. There are many possible scenarios on how this could possibly turn out, and spending the time with someone who has seen this play out in many different forms, will be very helpful to you in planning what to do if certain things occur. Emergency custody is only granted in situations which reasonably anticipate imminent danger to the child or when someone is attempting to leave the state with the child on a permanent basis. You haven't mentioned either of these possibilities, so it doesn't sound like that would be an option. Get some advice specific to your situation before making a costly mistake.
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