I Lost Custody of My Daughter

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    I Miss My Daughters Horribly :(

    I am a recently divorced young mother of two beautiful girls who currently has joint custody with my ex husband. Because I was the one who decided to leave my husband and I couldn't afford to support myself fully let alone take on my two girls as well I decided that it would be...
    Kaylakay25 Kaylakay25
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Nov 23, 2012

    I lost custody of my daughter

    because I am bipolar. I was in a manic state and very sick. I subsequently had her stay at her dad's house when I was very sick. During this time, he put a restraining order on me and also filed for full custody and won. As, I wasn't aware at the time that there was a court date...
    imissmorgan imissmorgan
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 15, 2014

    I went through a period of severe depression

    and sadly I turned to drugs. I ended up overdosing and almost died. I had to go to jail and served two months and was sentenced to drug court; a very intense program. I have almost completed the program without any sanctions or relapses. I have been clean almost eighteen months...
    pumkin4 pumkin4
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Feb 22, 2014

    My daughter is 6, and I had the state take her

    away from me about 2 weeks ago for "abuse and neglect". I will admit that I do lose my temper with her at times but i don't think i did anything that can be called abuse. Also, yes i did leave her home alone for almost a hour but did know i would be gone that long. I am not say...
    NeglectingMom NeglectingMom
    31-35, F
    Oct 24, 2015

    I lost custody of my 8 yr old special needs

    daughter 3 weeks ago. I never thought in a million years that anyone could think that she would be better with her abusive father n step mom. My ex husband divorced when she was 18 mths old. We had a good relationship of her parents for the most part til he married his wife 2 1...
    kimj511 kimj511
    36-40, F
    Mar 2, 2015

    I lost custody of my youngest daughter

    yesterday to a man who admitted ********** to me. This is the only reason I filed for custody. I am sad. My daughter is 3. She will be so confused!
    lotiandsamsmom lotiandsamsmom
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 19, 2014

    I am currently going thru a divorce with my

    soon to be ex husband. I never knew that going thru a divorce would be so tough. I left my husband because things just didn't pan out he stopped working and stop caring; he had an affair that I can never forget. And it's done so much to me emotionally, the thing I don't get is...
    missingmy1angel missingmy1angel
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 7, 2014
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