Legal Question in Family Law in Florida

If my child was adopted but is now 16 and wants to live with me can I get custody? She lives in Connecticut and I live in Florida

Asked on 9/25/13, 3:25 pm

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John Smitten Carey and Leisure
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No. Legally you do not exist so there is nothing you could file with the court that would help you. Unless all parties consent in writing.

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9/26/13, 2:48 am
Robert McCall Law Office of Robert McCall
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Florida court has no ability to act, it must be a court in the child's s Home State, Connecticut. I don't know the rules in that jurisdiction.

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9/26/13, 6:58 am

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