Can a parent keep a child away from other parent?
The answer is usually no, a parent cannot stop a child from seeing the other parent unless a court order states otherwise. The parents have an existing court order, and a parent is violating the court order by interfering with the other parents parenting time.
Can a father legally keep child from mother?
Can One Parent Take the Child From the Other? If two parents are married, but there is no court order, one parent can technically take the child. If you have never been married, and there is no court order, the mother can basically do anything she wants until paternity has been established.
What is an unfit parent?
The definition of an unfit parent is one who has been neglectful and/or abusive, failing to properly care for a child. Legally, the most common ground for involuntary termination of parental rights is abandonment.