What does it mean if a father signs his rights off on his child?

Answer It means that the father no longer obtains any right to the child. The father gives up his right of custody. The father no longer has rights to see the child and the legal guardian can deny any o... Read More »

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If the father signs over all parental rights will he still have to pay child support?

In some states, the courts will not allow you to "sign over your rights" unless it is for the purpose of adoption. If someone is adopting the child, signing a consent for the adoption will end all ... Read More »

In the city of Philadelphia when a father signs over his rights will he still have to pay child support?

Answer Child custody/support obligations are governed by state statutes.Generally speaking any parent who reliquishes permanent custodial obligations is also relieved of monetary obligations.That, ... Read More »

Does an illegal father have rights to u.s born child mother is also a us citizen parents are not married does the father have legal rights to this child?

It depends.In pakistan, the father has the custody.In US, both parents would be considered for custody, however case is stacked against father from get go based on his illegal status in US. However... Read More »

Can a female adopt her girlfriend's child after the father signs over his parental rights?

The ability to adopt a child as a gay or lesbian parent varies from state to state. Gays and lesbians have several options open to them when considering adoption. What you are wanting to do is know... Read More »