Parental Rights & Obligations

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Question: My girlfriend and I had a daughter together. She has left and has made no attempt to support my daughter. She has no residence or job. How do I get sole custody of my daughter? There has been no legal action taken on either side.

Answer: The Arizona Supreme Court Self Help Center has all the forms and instructions on filling out paperwork for Parental Decision making and child support. You can access the website at: http://www.azcourts.gov/selfservicecenter/selfserviceforms.aspx. If you are in Maricopa County, you can go to the Self Service Desk at the Superior Court and find the forms and instructions for Parental Decision Making and child support. Please go to: http://www.azcourts.gov/selfservicecenter/selfserviceforms.aspx for more information. You may also want to consult with an attorney.

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  • My girlfriend and I had a daughter together. She has left and has made no attempt to support my daughter. She has no residence or job. How do I get sole custody of my daughter? There has been no legal action taken on either side.

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