My Fiancee was in a car wreck 5 years ago that left her in a coma, Her parents were able to get temporary custody of her two daughters while this happened to "take care of them". Now that my fiancee has a stable job, home, car and in good health. The Grandparents are being hesitant and pretty much refusing to give the custody back to my fiancee. We have the original documents and the "Temporary Custody" has no end date or hearing date. How would we go about setting a hearing date or get her girls back since her parents are not willing to cooperate.
You need to make an appointment with a Family Law attorney in the Greenville-Spartanburg area and let him or her review the "custody" documents and advise you on what courses of action are possible.
It is hard to answer your question without knowing exactly what document is in effect. You need to take it to local counsel so that it can be reviewed. If it were only a temporary order, it may no longer be in effect. Otherwise, it sounds like she will need to file an action for custody in family court.
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