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How to File for Child Custody in Georgia

As seen in the recent tragic case of Eric Forbes, a 12-year-old from Paulding County who may have been beaten to death by his father, parents often revisit custody decisions when circumstances change.

Since the boy's death, Forbes' mother has been trying to get custody of his younger sister, reports The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Each state has its own rules about filing for child custody, and Georgia is no different.