Originally Posted by JAM1256
... The question is does he have any right to live with the children as a sex offender? And if something were to happen to their wife can he get custody after he gets out of the pen? ...
Yes, and yes. As a father he shares legal and physical custody of his children with their mother. He has these custody roghts unless and until those rights are modified, either by a civil decree or order (divorce, etc.), or by the terms of a criminal sentence.