Q: I want to adopt my ex fiance`s daughter but they live in another state.
Me and my ex fiance dated for 7 years or so and split and share a son together. She has a daughter from another ex that is in and out of prison. Her daughter is now award of the state, AZ, and I want to adopt her and she wants me to as well to come live with her brother and I. She lives with her aunt who has temporary guardianship right now, mother and aunt are for it as well. Just wondering if there is anything I can do to make it happen or not.
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