How does a mother terminate her parental rights in Ohio to the birth father?

Answer In general, parental rights are terminated either preparatory to an adoption, or after a trial in which it is determined that the parent is unfit. In any case, termination of parental rights does ... Read More »

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Can a mother request from the judge to reinstate fathers parental rights once she has already petitioned the court to terminate his rights and the judge did terminate his parental rights?

Yes. It's called "disruption" and it does happen. Sometimes a child comes home with problems so severe that they cannot be handled by the new family; in such cases, the parents can seek to disrupt ... Read More »

How does a father voluntarily terminate his parental rights in Florida?

Answer Laws vary from state to state, please check with a local organization to verify details of the law in Florida.Termination of parental rights is a procedure which the state undertakes in ord... Read More »

If the mother and father of a child aren't married does the father have parental rights?

Answer Yes, but first the father must establish paternity and then petition the court for those rights if he is not on the birth certificate. The court will also require the father to pay child sup... Read More »

The child has the mothers name the father is listed on the birth cerificate does the father have parental rights?