What rights do step children have as heirs if there are no biological children?

Answer Step-children have no rights to an estate unless they were legally adopted or unless the decedent left a will naming them as beneficiaries.

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Does a biological dad who gave up his rights legally for 2 children have any rights for those children after 13 years?

Do adopted children have the same rights as biological children?

Yes. They Do. An adoptee has the same legal rights as if they were biological child in a court of law.

Does a step father have any legal rights over step children?

Not specifically without clarification of the courts. Please see link below

How does the mother get a biological father to relinquish his parental rights to his children?

Answer A person cannot force a parent to relinquish his or her rights to their minor children, only a court can permanently terminate parental rights.A biological parent can file a petition for th... Read More »