Question

 After a child is legally adopted by his stepfather can a biological father claim any rights to the child?

Answer If you live in the US... Being pregnant/having a child does not emancipate a minor. Therefore, you are still subject to your parents control and authority. However, as a parent yourself you have pa... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/After_a_child_is_legally_adopted_by_his_stepfather_can_a_biol...

Top Q&A For: After a child is legally adopted by his stepfat...

If a biological father is not determined and the child is adopted by another man through the court can paternity be determined at 6 years of age and would the biological father have any rights left?

Answer By Canadian Law if the mother of the child purposely did not contact the biological father and she married and her husband adopted the child and the biological father found out then yes, he... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/If_a_biological_father_is_not_determined_and_the_child_is_ado...

In Illinois can a biological father who voluntarily relinquished his parental rights reclaim those rights if the child is not adopted within a specific period of time?

Answer No.Once the court has granted the petition for parental rights to be terminated it is permanent. The parent(s) who voluntarily relinquished cannot have them reinstated. A permanent terminat... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/In_Illinois_can_a_biological_father_who_voluntarily_relinquis...

If a man signed an affidavit claiming a child as his at birth can the biological father take a DNA test that would take the alleged father's rights away and give the biological father full rights?

Too many questions still unanswered to provide you with an answer. How old is the child? Has the "legal" dad been there full time, from day one, caring and nuturing this child and providing for it'... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/If_a_man_signed_an_affidavit_claiming_a_child_as_his_at_birth...

Child has had no contact with bio father in 3.5 years. Child is 4 and stepfather wants to adopt. Bio father will not voluntary terminate rights. What is the process to have step father adopt?

Ring the Dept for chid Protective Services and ask for relevant forms. They will also let u know of family court forms u need to submit. There is alot involved and some legal advice or a lawyer wou... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Child_has_had_no_contact_with_bio_father_in_3.5_years._Child_...


feedback
loading