Child Custody

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Question: I have been taking care of my 2 children without their mothers help for about 2 years now. She hasnt seen them for almost a year and hasnt even trid to contact them for 6 months now. How do i go about getting full custody of them so she has no rights. She has disappeared off the map and i have no way of contacting her.

Answer: The Superior Courts have packets of forms and information that you can fill out to being seeking custody of your children. In Maricopa County, go to: https://www.superiorcourt.maricopa.gov/SuperiorCourt/Self-ServiceCenter/Forms/FamilyCourt/index.asp. They have all the forms and information necessary. If you are seeking to change a custody order, scroll down to modify and existing court order for the information. You may need to seek the advice of an attorney regarding how to contact her in severing her rights.

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  • I have been taking care of my 2 children without their mothers help for about 2 years now. She hasnt seen them for almost a year and hasnt even trid to contact them for 6 months now. How do i go about getting full custody of them so she has no rights. She has disappeared off the map and i have no way of contacting her.

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