Legal Question in Family Law in California

If I take my daughter with me before a divorce can I be charged with kidnapping?

Asked on 6/02/13, 9:39 pm

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Daphne Macklin Law Office of Daphne L. Macklin
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It is not clear what you are saying in this question. If the question is whether you can take the child out of state, that will depend on two things: First are you married to the other parent and second, is there an existing custody or parenting order? You want to consult with a family law attorney before taking any action that could have difficult and negative consequences, as in being charge with kidnapping.

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Answered on 6/03/13, 6:13 pm

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