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Can grandparents be awarded custody/timesharing of their grandchildren in Florida?

FORT MYERS FAMILY LAW ATTORNEYS | LEE COUNTY DIVORCE ATTORNEYS

Customary grandparents do not have any rights with their grandchild in the state of Florida. However, if both the mother and father are absent from the child’s life and are nowhere to be found, then the grandparents can petition the court to have their rights established with the grandchild.

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