Can a baby be place for adoption without the father knowing?

Answer No. The child has 2 parents not just one so both need to give their consent.

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Can you give your baby up for adoption without knowing who the father is in New Mexico?

If the father has moved out of the state and has not spent much time with the baby can the mother give custody to her parents if she gets in trouble with the law without the father knowing or consent?

Answer If the father is paying child support then he has some rights and if he doesn't and there is no court document then you don't have to comply to his wishes. However, if he is not living in a... Read More »

Can a 16 yr old girl give up her baby for adoption without the father's concent if the father has not odtained paternity and is not on the birth certificate?

If an unwed woman wants to give her baby up for adoption and the father wants to keep the baby can he stop the adoption from going ahead?