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 Can a US citizen adopt a 17 year old niece who is in the US illegally?

Answer You mean of someone return you? Yes you can.
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Can a US citizen adopt a child who is in the US illegally?

Adopting an Illegal AlienGuardianship or adoption is only possible for a child who is under the age of 16-years when the action if filed. Before adoption is possible the child must have resides wit... Read More »
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Can a US citizen adopt his stepson who is 20 years old living in the US illegally?

It depends on the state where the US citizen resides. In most states, you can adopt your 20 year old stepson in an adult adoption regardless of his immigration status. But you should know that you ... Read More »
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Can a usa citizen adopt a children that is illegally in usa but the children enter with a tourism B visa?

Would it be possible to adopt a twenty two year old niece?

Many people would not see any point in adopting a person past the age of majority, but if you want to, there is no legal impediment, unless the niece is not legally competent. Then you would need a... Read More »
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