Child Abuse & Neglect

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Question: How do you prove neglect? my husband and myself are trying to get custody of his 9 year old son. He is the second oldest of 5 children. My husband was never married to this woman. We feel that she has not created a safe environment for him, let alone the rest of her children. How do I start the process?

Answer: There is an excellent article on www.azlawhelp.org on child custody.  Go to:  http://www.azlawhelp.org/articles_info.cfm?mc=1&sc=1&articleid=68 to view the article.  Courts take into consideration what is the best interest of the child.  If you feel the child is in danger, you should contact Dept of Child Services at https://dcs.az.gov/.  If you wish to begin parenting time (child custody) you can go to http://www.azcourts.gov/familylaw

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  • How do you prove neglect? my husband and myself are trying to get custody of his 9 year old son. He is the second oldest of 5 children. My husband was never married to this woman. We feel that she has not created a safe environment for him, let alone the rest of her children. How do I start the process?

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