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 US cannot be a (MORE)

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 consents needed (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 (MORE)