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Written by attorney Peggy Y. Cruz-Townsend | Dec 11, 2017

What is a paternity case?

A paternity case is a case that is filed in order to determine paternity for a child to determine child support and also to determine how the party should share time with the child and make major decisions concerning the child. Either the father or the mother of the child can file this type of case and it's normally filed in a county where the child resides.

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