Legal Question in Family Law in Florida

i have 2 small children in my home both parents are in jail parents havegiven me a paper with temporary custody what can i do so that the parents cannot get out and take their kids on another drug run.

Asked on 10/17/13, 4:22 pm

2 Answers from Attorneys

John Smitten Carey and Leisure

You have to file a petition for guardianship

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Answered on 10/17/13, 6:04 pm
Lucreita Becude Lucreita D. Becude, P.A.

Depends on what you have as "temporary custody". Is this a court order - if not - may not be a valid document. What is your relationship with the children - you could file for relative adoption or you could file for guardianship.

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Answered on 10/21/13, 7:11 am

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