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0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody and Child Support for Arkansas on
Q: I have a protection order against my childrens father for a year. Gotten no child support. Can I terminate his rights?

He didn't protest the protection order. Admitted to all the abuse. Never paid any type of child support. Can I get full custody and terminate his rights?

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption for Georgia on
Q: We want to adopt 2 consenting adult children in GA. They are in our will. They live with us. Not replacing parents.

Is there an offical form for Superior Court?

If so, should we have it notarized to file in Gwinnett Superior Court?

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Family Law, Child Custody and Probate for California on
Q: Can I revoke my permission for temporary guardianship is the guardians have refused my visitation orders more than once

I gave a clean drug test and probation was to contact the guardian with results and they contacted but guard I refused to answer the phone and was texting me stating they hadn’t heard from probation as the officer was leaving a detailed message I have a letter from the officer and the supervisor... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Family Law and Probate for California on
Q: How do I get a change of judge after orders have been made in a probate guardianship case when the judge has shown bias

The case outcome was predetermined, the judge lied and said I gave up my parental rights when I signed a temporary guardianship order that wasn’t properly served to myself or other parent or other parties of case, judge said I was neglectful mother and kept the case in probate giving no option... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Adoption for Virginia on
Q: Can I adopt a child I've been raising for 11yrs without an attorney by going to the courthouse.

Both biological parents are willing to sign

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption for North Carolina on
Q: I petitioned the court to adopt a disabled child, did this myself. Home study is not complete. Is it too late to withdaw

The petition for adoption has not been heard by judge and is sitting there at the clerks office waiting for Homestudy completion. Is it too late to withdraw petition as I am unable to continue 24/7 care of disabled child

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Adoption and Child Custody for Massachusetts on
Q: Does a reliquish of rights go I to affect the day it was signed. It was done in front of a notary public and witnesses

It is stamped, signed and dated and filed into court

Lillian J. LaRosa
Lillian J. LaRosa answered on Sep 15, 2021

It has to be filed with the Court and acted upon to take effect. If you have second thoughts you really should have counsel represent you!!

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Child Custody for Oklahoma on
Q: Can my adoption parents give me to another family.

i get thretend and im not loved as much asi would like and i dont get treated right.

Charles Watts
Charles Watts answered on Sep 15, 2021

Children (minors) cannot just be given away legally, more specifically the parental rights still remain with the parent. There are legal avenues that can be taken.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody and Family Law for New York on
Q: Does a reliquish of rights in a child custody case go into affect the day it was signed?

I signed a voluntary reliquish of rights in front of a notary and witnesses. It is stamped and dated. Does that go into affect the day it was signed? I filed it into court.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Adoption, Child Custody and Probate for Alabama on
Q: I have a 6MO that was given to me as a result of her parents decision and consent! Why can’t I file to adopt w/o attny?

I have legal POA and parents written intentions that have been notarized and they have chosen not to become emotionally or financially involved with her due to the fact that they made the decision to place her for adoption when they found out they were pregnant. Instead of going through the legal... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Okay I’m 17 and I’m wanting to date this 20 year old I’ve been talking to I want to know how I can get It legal

Okay he’s 20 And I’m in the dhs system but live with my grandma I want to know if there is anyway I can get consent from the person I’m staying with and a price of paper signed and legalized to state we are allowed to date and get rule and boundary so we don’t get into trouble we are not... Read more »

Pete David Louden
Pete David Louden answered on Sep 12, 2021

You would have to discuss this with your legal guardian.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody and Family Law for Puerto Rico on
Q: My sister passed away in Puerto Rico. I want to assume custody of my youngest nephew. His Dad has is not part of his lif

How can I get custody and how long does it take? My wife and I can take great care of him but we need to get back to FL in aprox 10 days.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption and Child Custody for Alabama on
Q: Is it possible to adopt my friends baby and share custody with her in Alabama?

My godsons’ (her 2nd born) mother gave birth 4 months ago and I have been a dad to the child (3rd born) since he was born, I didn’t want to sign his BC at the hospital because of paternity fraud and fear but his bio dad is unknown. Is it possible? We also want to change his last name to mine.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: My parental rights were terminated and my parents adopted my kids. I live with my parents and my kids. My kids are

15,14,6,5 years old. If my parents pass before my youngest is 18 can I adopt them or can my parents make me guardian in their will?!?

Regina Irene Edwards
Regina Irene Edwards answered on Sep 9, 2021

Your parents cannot will children to anyone. If they pass away, you can apply for adoption.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support and Education Law for North Carolina on
Q: Can I get emancipated at 17. I currently live with my sister do to my mom hitting me. It's safer for me here.

She is still getting child support and I don't live under her roof. No longer helps me with anything. And has refused to give my sister money for letting me live with her.

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption for Pennsylvania on
Q: Hello. My 11 year year old daughter's father was deported before she was born.

She does not know anything about him. He has nothing for her financially her entire life. I have another child with my current boyfriend and he would like to adopt my daughter. I have no way of contacting my daughters father being that he is deported. We live in Pennsylvania. What can we do?

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