Guardianship of Minor

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Question: paternal gmother given guardianship through protective services and sent ward to live in Nevada with maternal gmother and gfather with informal "custody" note then informal gship under NV law. maternal gmother and gfather want to adopt and have consent of guardian as well as consent of mother and unknown father's rights have been terminated. Need to know how to terminate the gship now that adoption case been filed in NV.

Answer: By visiting your local Superior Court website and going to the self-help section, you can access instructions and forms that you must fill out in order to terminate your guardianship over a minor. If you do not have access to a computer you can also go into the local Superior Court in person where you can also gain access to this same paperwork at their self-help kiosks. Visit this website to find your Superior Court website: http://www.azcourts.gov/AZCourts/AZCourtsLocator.aspx

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  • paternal gmother given guardianship through protective services and sent ward to live in Nevada with maternal gmother and gfather with informal "custody" note then informal gship under NV law. maternal gmother and gfather want to adopt and have consent of guardian as well as consent of mother and unknown father's rights have been terminated. Need to know how to terminate the gship now that adoption case been filed in NV.

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