His father was never able to get custody of him as a child.
He even tried to get custody of Alex.
After all, her husband was the one who had custody of the boy.
Has Tessa tried to get custody of him?
If she doesn't have custody, then why go through all this?
He didn't succeed in gaining custody.
In spite of the continual struggle for custody, he had felt more welcome at the Medena home than he had with his step-father's family.
The kidnapper was the child's mother, a drug addict, who no longer had custody and tried to spirit her daughter away.
Number three was a father taking a son from the boy's mother who held custody rights.
David and Cynthia Dean had experienced little success in trying to secure a more formal arrangement for long term custody of Martha, managing only undocumented assignment as temporary foster parents.
Deep down, I convinced myself we might have a chance for custody of Martha.
They'd never made official application for custody, but when they broached the subject with the authorities it was met with less than enthusiasm.
We burned our bridges trying to get custody of Martha last winter.
She may be a first class bitch—but if there isn't a legal custody fight or the child isn't reported in danger or grossly neglected, it's none of our business.
Word from Denver reached the Deans: they had been recommended to be given full custody of Martha.
Donald talked about some sort of joint custody when he brought him up to meet me.
It's temporary custody at first until some court stuff takes place and we're married but the lawyer says Shipton definitely signed.
The vehicle was in police custody in Norfolk but the authorities there said it would be released to the World Wide local office shortly.
Still, her objections to adoption went beyond the custody issue.
On the 12th of April he was given the custody of the temporalities, on the 15th of April he was elected, and on the 10th of May provided to the see by a papal bull.
The same year he was named one of the justices of the peace for his borough; and on the grant of a new charter showed great zeal in defending the rights of the commoners, and succeeded in procuring an alteration in the charter in their favour, exhibiting much warmth of temper during the dispute and being committed to custody by the privy council for angry words spoken against the mayor, for which he afterwards apologized.
At the passover of 36 Vitellius came to Jerusalem and pacified the Jews by two concessions: he remitted the taxes on fruit sold in the city, and he restored to their custody the high priest's vestments, which Herod Archelaus and the Romans had kept in the tower Antonia.
The cardinal was, by order of the regent, committed to the custody of Lord Seaton; but his imprisonment was merely nominal, and he was soon again at liberty and at the head of the party opposed to the English alliance.
Shortly after Murad's accession the emperor Manuel, having applied in vain for the renewal of the annual subsidy paid him by the late sultan for retaining in safe custody Mustafa, an alleged son of Bayezid, released the pretender.
Until 1284 he held, in his wife's right, the custody of Champagne.
To him he adheres, resigns the whole warehouse of his religion with all the locks and keys into his custody, and indeed makes the very person of that man his religion.