What if a parent wants to give up their parental rights of a minor child but the courts want listen what should they do?

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Beverly L. Cohen

Answered 1 year ago

In Georgia, a parent cannot voluntarily give up their parental rights to a child unless the child is being adopted by someone else such as when a child is being adopted by a step-parent. The only other time parental rights can be terminated is when the state files such an action in Juvenile Court.