Parental Rights & Obligations

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Question: my sons mother has sole custody but i have visitation. do parental rights allow me to request medical & school records for my son?

Answer: You may want to look through the article on this website titled "things you should know about custody and parenting time." that article says the following: 

What is meant by "sole custody"?

This means that one person has sole legal custody of a child. In this situation, the court orders that one parent be responsible for making the major decisions regarding the child’s care or welfare. Although both parents may discuss these matters, the parent designated by the court has authority to make final decisions in the event the parents do not agree.

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