+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 21
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Location
    Adelaide
    Posts
    23
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    Default What is my chances the father of my child's mother will get what she wants?

    Ok I have posted a few times but now I'm waiting for a request from my dd fathers mother to take me to court. Herself and her son haven't really resolved there issues but brushed them under the rug and I'm concerned to leave our daughter in their Care. I'm scared the situation would arise and I won't be present so I don't really want to risk that. I disagreed to her terms in mediation and I really don't want her there overnight. I'm just frightend that it will happen anyway but what I'd like is for the two of them get counselling together and alone. Then ill be more than happy.
    Sent from my LG-P705 using The Bub Hub mobile app
    Last edited by heidililith31; 06-02-2014 at 12:33.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,067
    Thanks
    9,846
    Thanked
    12,959
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/1/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 7/11/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 3/10/14100 Posts in a week
    I'm confused. Does your babies father and grandmother have a custody case against you? Why would a grandma have a legal claim over a child? What issues do they have? Have you sought legal advice?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Newcastle, NSW
    Posts
    6,685
    Thanks
    106
    Thanked
    886
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Im a bit confused to. So not the baby grandmother you're talking about its her great grandmother?

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    2,231
    Thanks
    3,809
    Thanked
    2,227
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I'm confused too, are you separated from your child's father, does he live with his mother, who is taking you to court?

  5. #5
    TimeForWine's Avatar
    TimeForWine is offline Taking everyday one wine at a time...
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    409
    Thanks
    1,060
    Thanked
    422
    Reviews
    0
    I cant even give any advice as I have no idea what is actually going on. Can you please explain some more?

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Location
    Adelaide
    Posts
    23
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    Apologies for all the confusion.
    The father and I were living with his mother and it didn't end well agreements kept happening between my partner and his mother and at times my partner and me. But my partner and his mother fights were taking there toll and I had enough and left and moved it with my parents. My partner was kicked out of his mother's home. Anyway I didn't know we were over then but we were. Anyway it was the actions the grandmother did that have just made me second guess her. Amoung all the yelling and conflict she brought out daughter out to us like she was covered in poo and blankly went bye and slammed the sliding door. She is taking me to court for over night visits and unsupervised visits.

    Sent from my LG-P705 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    2,231
    Thanks
    3,809
    Thanked
    2,227
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Have you sought legal advice?

  8. #8
    TimeForWine's Avatar
    TimeForWine is offline Taking everyday one wine at a time...
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    409
    Thanks
    1,060
    Thanked
    422
    Reviews
    0
    Can a grandmother even do that?

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    6,195
    Thanks
    5,668
    Thanked
    4,575
    Reviews
    20
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by TimeForWine View Post
    Can a grandmother even do that?
    I think they can if they can prove they have played a significant role in the child's life. I may be wrong though.

  10. #10
    Busy-Bee's Avatar
    Busy-Bee is offline Offending people since before Del :D
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    11,210
    Thanks
    3,686
    Thanked
    4,764
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Past Moderator - Thank you
    I have absolutely no expertise in this area whatsoever but I have read similar stories on the hub before, the result being that a grandparent has no legal claim to any visitation of a grandchild.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 51
    Last Post: 19-01-2014, 11:29
  2. Child's birth father kinky lifestyle
    By hopefulmama2b in forum Child Welfare Concerns
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 26-07-2013, 18:39
  3. Roles of mother and roles of father?
    By αληθη in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 38
    Last Post: 03-07-2013, 20:06

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Hire For Baby Perth
New RETAIL store - Perth Hire For Baby Perth
Here at Hire for Baby, we offer a wide range of products from Child Restraints to Strollers, Stroller Accessories and Oricom Baby Monitors. Wholesale prices - till the stock ends. Buy from us and get the installation for FREE.
Like us on Facebook and get $10 OFF
featured supporter
LCF Fun Languages Australia
We offer foreign language lessons for children 2-12 yrs in French, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian or German as after-school and preschool clubs or private language tuition. This is play-based, full immersion language learning with proven results!
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!