Child Support While Parents Live Together

A paternity judgment required the father to pay child support. After the Judgment occurred, the father moved in with the mother and children in an attempt to reconcile. During the attempted reconciliation, the father did not pay child support to the mother. The reconciliation failed and the parties disputed the father’s child support arrears(back support). […]

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When can I get an emergency Custody Order?

Family Code Section 3064 requires the requesting party to demonstrate “immediate harm to the child.”  According to Section 3064, immediate harm includes recent acts of domestic violence or sexual abuse. Other grounds are not precluded, but any request must be supported by a statement of facts which prove an immediate risk of harm to the child.  […]

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