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At what age can a child say no to contact

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Retrovibes Fri 20-Oct-17 21:17:32

Just that basically. My friends ex is saying just turned 4 year old refuses to see him. He is thinking of going to court to gain time with his little one.
No violence/abuse just a gap of a few months in contact due to his ex controlling contact. Was every other weekend.

Santawontbelong Fri 20-Oct-17 21:19:58

I would expect a judge to order contact reinstated ASAP. .

AllThatIsGoldDoesNotGlitter Fri 20-Oct-17 21:54:49

A 4-year-old Is too young to make a potentially life-altering decision like refusing to see his father! I fancy your friend's chances in court unless there's more to this...

Retrovibes Fri 20-Oct-17 22:01:21

Honestly not more to it

MrsBertBibby Sat 21-Oct-17 09:40:28

You friend needs to get on with it. Apply for a child arrangements order and stop dithering,

kittensinmydinner1 Tue 24-Oct-17 22:19:27

No excuse. Why didn’t he fill in the form after no contact for a week. Why wait months.
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