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Asked on: 4/04/12, 5:12 pm

if my ex wife leaves the state can she take the child with her if i do not agree

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Answered on: 4/08/12, 3:53 pm by Joel Blackledge

If custody has been established by the court (and she has primary custody), unless you can show to the court that the move would be a detrimental change in circumstances to the child, she can take the child. Case law has established that even a move out of the country is not detrimental.


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