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 What is adopted family?

Answer An adopted family is a family that is not a family by berth but a family that has legally said they will take care of you and accept you as a family member.
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Would you have an accurate family tree if you added an adopted person who is not related to you by blood or genes from your ascendants and did not report them as an adopted member of the family?

You would have an accurate tree regardless of whether you indicated the adoption of not. Legally they are treated as if they were of blood.
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What are the legal obligations for a family that re-homes an internationally adopted child with another family under temporary custody with intention to adopt and the new family changes their mind?

The court will want the name and last known address of the father. They will post a Notice in the local paper where he supposedly lives. If he doesn't respond within the time limit the adoption can... Read More »
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Can an adopted child get married to a member of their adopted family?

As adopted the adoptive family becomes like your biological one so you can not marry the immediate family since that would legally be incest, but many states and countries allow marriage between co... Read More »
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Does an adopted child have any say in who their adoptive parents will be For example may a teen in foster care who is going to be adopted decide if heshe wants to live with this new family?

Yes, when the family appeals in court the child gets the choice to say accept or deny this family.
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