If a father abandons his child can his parental rights be taken away?

Answer Yes.

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If a father has been absent from a child's life for years is there a certain amount of time when his rights to the child are automatically taken away to where the child can be adopted by another man?

If your step son's father signs away custodial and parental rights will he still have to pay child support in the State of Colorado.?

How can you have a father's parental rights taken away?

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 »

How can you get parental rights taken away from an abusive mother?

You need to be able to prove the abuse, pictures, journals some kind of record of what is happening. Then you can go to the police and or CPS. However you should report any supected abuse to the po... Read More »