My son and his ex girlfriend have a 3 year old son and they are no longer together. The ex is with someone else and has another child. She has never held a job for more than 90 days, my son has always taken care of my grandson financially. My son and his ex girlfriend went to court and she lied and said that she takes care of my grandson about 5 days out of the week. The judge asked my son how often he took care of my grandson and my son told him he was unsure of the dates but, he was sure that it was more than once a week. With no evidence the judge believed the ex and ordered my son to pay support. My son has contested the order. What does my son have to do in order to get joint custody? They went to a mediator and the ex would not agree to any terms that were offered, she wants money.I never stated that the ex has custody of my grandson, I said my son and his ex went to court and she lied about the the amount of time my grandson spends the night with her. My son has been taking care of his son since the day he was born, I don't know where you came up with the idea of him trying to get custody in order to keep from paying support. I also said the ex has never held a job for more than 90 days and the ONLY reason they are in court is because of the money. She wants my son to continue to take care of her as well as my grandson. I don't know what you all were reading. Your advice was totally off the mark.
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