You don't indicate where the child lives. If the proper jurisdiction is in Georgia, then you should consult with a Georgia attorney. If the child has not lived in Georgia, you may want to file a cusotdy case in the state where the child has been living. All the steps you can take involve participating in the court case and the best thing you can do is to retain counsel in the appropriate jurisdiction to address the custody of your son.
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Mr. Harkess is dead on with his analysis.
Best of luck to you and thank you for your service!
In no way am I offering you legal advice, and in no way has my comment created an attorney-client relationship. You are not to rely upon my note above in any way, but insted need to sit down with counsel and share all relevant facts before receiving fully-informed legal advice. If you want to be completely sure of your rights, you must sit down with an experienced criminal defense attorney to be fully aware of your rights.
Absolutely hire an attorney today! Interstate parenting issues are complex, and if the Georgia court rules, it will become even more difficult.
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