Can you adopt an 18 years old high schoool student in the state of New Jersey?

Answer New Jersey allows adult adoption; you must be 10 years older than the person you are adopting. See related link for more details and for ideas as to who may need to contact.

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Can one adopt somebody that is 18 years old but is still a high school student?

AnswerA person who has reached the age of eighteen in most states is considered an adult, however in Alabama and Nebraska the age would be 19 and in Mississippi and Pennsylvania the age would be 21... Read More »

Can someone who has a drug conviction in their past adopt a child in the state of Texas I am married own my own home and am drug free for 4 years now?

AnswerAdoption in America is so hard, it takes forever, some people wait two years or more. They put you through the ringer and then some. I would see what the application asks for, if you werent e... Read More »

What do I have to do to have my husband of 11 years adopt my 13 year old daughter that has had no contact with her biological father for over 3 years?

In order to legally challenge paternity, a civil suit must be filed in Family Court. If the judge orders a DNA test, the parties will need to pay a few hundred dollars to have the test performed an... Read More »

Student Retention & Student Activities in High School?

High school-age students have more freedom and responsibility for their education than those in other grade levels. Because of this freedom and responsibility, student retention at the high school ... Read More »