Answer: Not really enough information to try to answer. It sounds like youmay need to go to court and petition for a Guardianship over theNiece (and possibly) your Aunt as well. Try contacting your localDept. of Social Services to see if they can give you some advice onhow to handle this situation.
Answer: You can get legal custody over him if he is a minor in need of a legal custodian, if you are a responsible adult, and if a court agrees that you are the most suitable person to be custodian. this would be regardless of your living arrangements, as long as they are considered to be suitable for your half-brother.
Answer: Certainly! This woman is nuts and would probably harm the child as well . there have been cases of (Mother and Child) out the window suicides! Yecch. The (Mother) belongs in a mental hospital or something like that at least for evaluation.
Answer: Anyone can "baptize" anyone with or without their permission or the permission of any relative (some churches baptize everyone not in their faith to their faith) - the question becomes so what:
Without the permission of a legal guardian it is a form of bullying
Without the permission of the baptized party is is similar to entering someone else into contract without their agreement
It has no standing in law - no baptism does
It does not influence the life of the baptized party
Answer: NO, Do not trust anyone.Sorry to say this but I do not trust most of mine either. I have lived at various locations and quite safely too lol, my home being permanently watched by the neighbors opposite and often by those on both ends of the street too. Wow, makes me feel as famous as a rock star, to say the least. I think it was George B Shaw who said that "Man may choose his friends, but only God gives you your neigbours!"