What are a grandparent’s rights to visit their grandchildren?

My son is currently incarcerated. His father and wife has temporary custody of his children. I’m the biological grandmother and seeking visitation but my ex-husband and his wife won’t let me see my grandchildren.

Asked on September 27, 2013 under Family Law, Illinois

Answers:

Tricia Dwyer / Tricia Dwyer Esq & Associates PLLC

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Hello. This issue definitely turns on state law. An attorney you hire to work for you and advocate for your interests will be the very best source of assistance and counsel for you. Please do turn to an attorney licensed in your state and she/he will be happy to assist you. The sorts of issues you describe tend to hinge on state law. Some attorneys are available seven days for emergency legal needs. Many attorneys will speak initially at no charge. Then, if legal work is performed, some attorneys will provide a reduced fee for financial hardship. Some attorneys may also assist you in a limited scope manner to conserve legal costs. All the best.

 

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