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Paternity

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Other Resources

Booklets

This guide has basic information about paternity, custody, child support, and parenting time for unmarried fathers in Minnesota.  Every state has different laws on family law. This guide is for Minnesota only.
Source: Central Minnesota Legal Services
Laws can be different from state to state. This booklet covers Minnesota law. This booklet will help you understand your rights and responsibilities as a parent. Your child deserves the best you can offer, including the love, attention,…
Source: Education for Justice

Do-It-Yourself Forms

Welcome! This free program helps you create the forms to ask the court for a Fee Waiver. These forms are also called an In Forma Pauperis, or IFP. The program works by asking you…
Source: Education for Justice

Helpful Websites

Court Forms for Child Custody or Parenting Time
Author: Minnesota Courts

Minnesota Courts forms for requesting or changing child custody or parenting time, and for responding to a motion for custody or parenting time. Review the site and form instructions to find the right form for your case. 

Voluntary Recognition of Parentage Revocation Form
Author: Minnesota Department of Human Services
To cancel a signed Recognition of Parentage, you must sign and file this revocation form within 60 days after the Recognition of Parentage was originally signed.