Can a mother have a baby adopted by grandparents without father's permission?

Answer I was. Thank god, my bio-father is an abuser but my bio-mom (now my sister) didn't tell him when she let my grandparents adopt me. I don't think it's legal unless his name isn't on the birth certif... Read More »

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Can a mother put a baby up for adoption without the fathers permission?

In Jefferson County NY, for an uncontested step-parent adoption, I was quoted $1500 + the $150 fee for the home study. Relatively cheap compared to what I've researched in other states. Good luck!

In the state of new york can you move out of your fathers house to live with your mother without your fathers permission?

Answer In many states, children of a certain age do have a say on where they live. However, in my experience, fathers are more apt to pay for college etc. if the children are living with them at th... Read More »

Can a mother leave the state with her child without fathers permission?

You need to add more details such as whether you are married, divorced or never married and whether the father has any custody rights or visitation rights.

Can a mother change a child's last name without the fathers permission?

If they are not married, yes. ClarificationIt depends on the circumstances. If the parents are divorced the father will be notified and will have the opportunity to object. For example, after a div... Read More »