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Clare, Family Solicitor
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While my child is with me do I have to keep in contact (or

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While my child is with me do I have to keep in contact (or reply to any messages) with the mother of my child? - obviously i would inform her if he ill or things like that.
I have contact order and my child stays overnight twice a week.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
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While the child is with you then provided there is no problem you do not have to keep in contact with your ex at all.
Obviously if there is a specific cause for concern - maybe when you collected him he was crying and she want's to know if all is well - then a reply would be polite.
equally if you ever have him for longer it would be reasonable to let her know all is well.
Otherwise no
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

so just to confirm as long as i confirm he is well which i would anyway, i can ignore all other texts and im not in wrong?

she threats to text family/friends/workfriends, come up to my house if i haven't replied in like 5 mins even we she knows im driving.

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Yes that is correct.
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