Should adoption records be open or closed?

Answer Parents should decide.

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What is the difference between closed adoption and open adoption?

In an open adoption the birth parent(s) are allowed to visit and contact the child. The child may not know them as mom or dad but rather as aunt uncle or cousin. In a closed adoption the birth par... Read More »

What is the number of open to closed adoption?

A legally adopted child is considered the parent's child just as much as if they had given birth to that child. So being adopted does not affect the rights or the heirship of the deceased parent's ... Read More »

What are the differences between closed and open adoption?

Open adoption is when the biological mother/father, and their child are still allowed to meet and see eachother, even after the adoption process is complete. Closed adoption is when the biological ... Read More »

How do you open a closed adoption case?

Answer Its nearly impossible to open a closed adoption, you would have to get a court order with probable cause to the if you are sick and need your birthparents blood tested..... Read More »