Can a Father Take a Child Away from the Mother?
Yes, it is possible for fathers to take a child away from the mother, but it is uncommon. Most divorced fathers do not get full custody of their children. The exception to this is when the court believes that it will serve the best interests of the children to be with the father. However, most of the time, the presumption is that equal sharing of time between the father and mother will be most beneficial for the children in question.
*This is the short answer. Read our complete article on if a father can take a child away from the mother here.