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parents separated about 7 yrs. ago. he has been living with

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parents separated about 7 yrs. ago. he has been living with his mum and stepdad but visiting his dad at weekends. the custodial arrangement is informal. the child wants to change the arrangement and live with his dad. his father is willing; his mum is not.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
What age is the child?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

he is 15 and a half

Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
He can decide where he wants to stay. No court in Scotland will go against his wishes at that age unless mother can give very good reasons why not.
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