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Hello, My son and his girlfriend stay together and have a

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Hello,
My son and his girlfriend stay together and have a 7 month old son.
The 2 of them are under the social as they used drugs. My son got a job
and is great with his son but has now found out his girlfriend has been seeing
someone who uses drugs and takes his son to this person's house while there
is drugs being taken.
What rights does my son have if he splits from her.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

Your son, if he is on the birth certificate has equal parental rights. He has the right to go to court and seek a residence order whereby a court would order that the baby is to stay with him. Alternatively the court could make a specific order to the effect that she couldn't take the baby to this person's house or come into contact with him.

He should see a family law solicitor immediately.

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