We are divorced. The child was in Catholic School. His new girlfriend is a teacher and demanded she be in public school. She is not Catholic
Back to court you go, unless the custody agreement is clear on school.
This should not be considered legal advice and is intended for educational purposes only. It does not constitute a contract for legal services between any parties. Answers are given to questions for which there may be additional facts not mentioned which might change the legal issues or consequences.
This question involves not only your parental right to have meaningful input into her schooling, assuming you enjoy joint legal custody, but also fundamental religious issues as well. Consulting with an experienced family law attorney would be prudent, sooner rather than later.
You do not state if the move has had a detrimental impact on the child. You have a right to have input into these decisions, but if you cannot agree on the school, the court will make a decision based on the best interests of the child, along with other factors that does include costs. Please consult with an attorney who may further assist you.
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