Are the children of your adopted child legally your grandchildren?

Answer Yes, if there is no father's name or signature on the birth certificate everything should be fine. If there is, you would have to get that person on the birth certificate, whether father or not, to... Read More »

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If you divorce the spouse is his child still legally YOUR step child although YOU never legally adopted the child?

No, if the spuse you divorced adopted the children or they are his/her own, he/she gets possession of them by law, unless he/she is unable to care for them.

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

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 »

If you legally gave up a child how do you find out if they have been adopted?

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Can an adopted father legally sign back over the rights to his children?

Answer Yes, the court will not order child support as they are not his biological children. The court may request family members (including the adoptive parent)to attend counseling to aid the child... Read More »