Custody Rights of Children Born to Unmarried Parents

Chris BeckDivorce and Custody

We often get the question “What are my rights to a child if we are not married?”   Ohio Revised Code § 3109.042 provides that a child born to unmarried parents is deemed to be in the sole custody of the mother unless and until a court with proper jurisdiction rules otherwise.  This means that the mother has all of the rights and the father has … Read More