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What is “legal” and “physical” custody?


“Legal” custody is the responsibility for the care and control of the child and the authority to make decisions concerning the child. “Physical” custody refers to the physical and custodial care of the child.


An outstanding job on my case to have custody, visitation and support decided in my home state instead of Virginia after I separated from military service.- A.E.