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Can a US citizen adopt an illegal 18-year-old?

  Answer   No.   Illegal immigrants regardless of their age are not eligible for adoption.   In most instances even a legal immigrant minor already within the (MORE)
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Can a US citizen adopt a 16 year old niece who is in the US illegally?

  Answer   To some extent, this question requires knowing the law of the state of adoption. Chances are, there will be problems getting the documentation and consent (MORE)

Can a seventeen year old adopt a baby?

Generally no; you must be self sufficient with ample life experience to properly nurture a child in order to be allowed to adopt. speculation: in some jurisdictions it may b (MORE)