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Asked on: 8/09/13, 9:13 pm

I have sole custody of my son and I want my husband to adopt him and his father will not sign over his rights even though he has never had any part in his life in 8 years can I file abandonment

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Answered on: 8/10/13, 4:53 am by Richard Missimer

Not likely.

It is really hard to adopt without permission from biofather.

I suggest you push harder for support and arrearages. That will generally motivation biodad to sign his rights away in exchange for arrearages and support.


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