How old do you have to be to adopt somebody?

Answer Termination of parental rights (TPR) must be granted before the adoption is completed. Usually the child is placed in DSS care for several months to years until TPR is granted by the court. The fir... Read More »

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What is the age limit to adopt somebody?

I belive they should have all of the rights on the Bill of Rights. However perhaps the right to bear arms.

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 »

Child has had no contact with bio father in 3.5 years. Child is 4 and stepfather wants to adopt. Bio father will not voluntary terminate rights. What is the process to have step father adopt?

Ring the Dept for chid Protective Services and ask for relevant forms. They will also let u know of family court forms u need to submit. There is alot involved and some legal advice or a lawyer wou... Read More »

Can somebody my age (16) have breast cancer?

Your above symptoms are not signs of breast cancer.At 16 it's highly unlikely you have breast cancer.You should seek counseling for feeling you don't have much time on earth.