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Q: I live in North Dakota and a friend of mine asked me if I would adopt the baby how do I go about doing that
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Feb 17, 2018

Likely via an adoption proceeding in the state where the mother resides, your best bet is to consult an attorney in that state.

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Family Law for North Dakota on
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... Read more »

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Dec 18, 2017

You should contact an adoption lawyer in Arizona.

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Child Custody for North Dakota on
Q: What is the first step in going for full custody. The father is absent for 5+ yrs. And is jailed for 3rd OWI in WI.

My son is 7 years old and was born in WI. I moved to ND to be with family, with consent from child's father. He has had zero contact with his son in 5 years and is in and out of jail. I want to go for full custody now. I am engaged to be married to my boyfriend, also the father to my twin... Read more »

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Sep 20, 2017

Yes, you should absolutely get a lawyer in this situation. Too many mistakes can be made that could forever impact your relationship with your sons.

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Family Law for North Dakota on
Q: Can I sue Connecticut DCFS for separating me and my twin and attempting to keep me from being adopted?
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Aug 24, 2017

This question has been asked in the North Dakota section but must be answered by an attorney licensed in Connecticut.

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