The main issue is where has the child has resided and what the conduct of the parties has been. If you have had the child for the last 11.5 years and the other parent has been non existent, I don't see that the alleged forced signing is grounds for the change of custody. It is a question of what is in the child's best interest and whether a significant change has occurred to justify the change requested
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You need to meet with an attorney to discuss this issue. Your saying your "pretty" sure you did everything by the books may not be correct. Furthermore, you said ncp has never shown "much" interest in legal custody. Has NCP been exercising physical visitation and why do you want supervised visitation?
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Is NCP just saying you tricked them or are they trying to modify to Joint Legal Custody? The Court will look at their behavior regarding this child -- have they been interested and/or involved in the child's life, etc.
Is NCP requesting Joint Legal Custody now? It really depends if that is an issue brought up in terms of a requested modification. Whether he will say that you 'tricked' him or not, he signed the document. Then it really becomes an issue of whether the court sees it appropriate, based on the history of what has been going on whether to modify your previous stipulation to allow joint legal custody. But it sounds like there is a lot more involved, especially if you are requesting supervised visitation....
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