Can My Wife Leave With My Child

Can My Wife Leave With My Child?

While your wife can move out by herself, she cannot take your children away from you and your home unless there is a custody agreement in place. Mothers do not have more rights than fathers; as a married couple, both parental units share the same legal rights to a joint physical and legal custody to their children. These rights do not and will not change just because she wants to leave.

*This is the short answer. Read our complete article on if your wife can leave with your child here.