Can your boyfriend adopt your 16-year-old daughter and place his name on her birth certificate without the consent of the child's biological father?

The biological father would have to voluntarily relinquish his rights or the court would have to terminate his parental rights to the minor child before the child could be ado (MORE)

Can you be adopted when you are 13 years old?

You can be adopted up to the age of 18 when you are no longer considered a minor. If you are with parents that are mistreating you as far as verbal or physical abuse then it w (MORE)

Can your husband adopt your children if their father has been absent over 5 years?

If you'd like to do a step-parent adoption, you'll have to terminate the current legal father's parental rights. Typically, a dead beat dad will consent to this process, becau (MORE)

Can your boyfriend adopt your 16 year old daughter and place his name on her birth certificate without the consent of the child's biological father?

Not as far as I am aware, but double check with your state statutes. If you are interested in adopting a child two things need to be in place. First, the child must legally be (MORE)

How do you adopt your husband's 12 year old daughter when the the non custodial parent hasn't contacted her in over 6 mo?

6 months is not a very long time when we are talking about to forever give up the rights to your child. In order for you to adopt her the other parent have to give up the pare (MORE)