Can a spouse with a mental disability be granted child custody? 2 Answers as of July 12, 2013

Can a disabled spouse who has a mental disability retain legal joint custody of the children? The father is on SSDI with mental issues and has a recent felony, and the mother is full time employed.

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Michael Apicella
Michael Apicella | Apicella Law and Mediation
It's not possible to properly answer this question with so little facts. There are many considerations when it comes to deciding custody matters. It would behoove you to call a local family law lawyer to discuss all the facts and circumstances in your case. Good luck!
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 7/12/2013
Law Office of L. Paul Zahn
Law Office of L. Paul Zahn | Paul Zahn
Anything is possible, but it would seem unlikely. If you are in my area and are looking for an attorney, please contact me for a free consultation.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 6/1/2011
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