Keep Vincent with Mom

I am a single mom of two wonderful kids who love each other. For the last 4 years I have been in a nasty court battle over my son. He has always lived with my family and me. In 2011 he became the proud brother of a little girl, since then they hate being separated. Now comes the fun part. If I do not have the money by June 19th I no longer have a lawyer to represent me in court and it is pretty much set he will end up leaving his home, his sister, his school and friends and doctor to go live with his dad and step mom. Every week he comes home from visitation crying saying he does not want to be there so long, he wants to stay with mom, sissy, nana and his uncle. Here he has his own room two loving dogs and there he has to share his room with a 2 year old brother and on the other side of a sheet his two pre-teen step sisters. His father is verbally and mentally abusive and makes life tough to live. As an example on the day my father died of cancer I requested that my son come home 1 day early so I could explain this to him, I was told to stop being a selfish bitch and to grow up. All I am asking is for help to give me the best chance in keeping my son with his family where he is happy. in all the time he's visited his father he is not allowed to take a favorite stuffed animal or toy, or even his favorite blanket. This is not a way for a little boy to live. Please help us keep him in his home and school

Thank You

p.s. I added extra to make sure the fees are covered. any extra will still go to the lawyer because lets face it this trial is going to cost a lot I'm sure.
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Rachel Guetschow 
Rockford, IL
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