Child custody and child support are not only applicable to married couples getting a divorce. They also are relevant to unmarried couples who don't stay together. However, you must establish paternity to claim joint custody or monetary support. You may be hesitant to do this, but establishing paternity brings benefits to all parties involved.
Many Georgia readers are familiar with the work of rap artist Ludacris. The artist has been making recent headlines, not over his newest musical ventures, but over a child custody case in which his song lyrics were portrayed as evidence that his fitness as a parent should be called into question. His child custody victory may be viewed as a fathers' rights win for parents in Georgia and across the nation.