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Every case is unique and the law can be complicated. It is important for one to seek professional expertise and guidance in legal situations. Just recently, Stearns-Montgomery & Proctor’s Family Law Attorney, Melanie Norvell, proved that while Child Custody cases are especially unique and complicated, they are winnable.

The father and mother were never married. The father made the decision to move from Michigan to Georgia a year ago and the mother agreed to let their 7-year old son move with dad. Under Michigan Law fathers have the same rights as mothers.

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After a divorce, you may get stuck with a child visitation agreement that you feel is unfair—leaving you with no visitation rights or very little time to see your children.
So how do you change your visitation agreement? It's not impossible, but it's not easy either. Here are a few things you need to know.

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In the past, it was much easier for an ex-spouse to flee a state with your children and skip out on child custody. The state you lived in may have outlined child custody requirements, but it was much easier to skip that agreement and get a new one in another state. States didn't communicate well with each other, and different state laws sometimes contradicted each other.

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