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Biological Father

Many biological mothers and adoptive parents ask, “What happens if the biological father is unknown?” If the biological father cannot be determined after reasonable investigation and a hearing, the court can terminate his rights.  It...

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Lawyers and the Revolution

Today is independence day 2017 and it’s time to reflect on 25 of the signers of the declaration of independence who were lawyers.  After all who better than lawyers to write a document that says “we hold these truths to be...

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Paying for My Adoption

Let’s face it the biggest elephant in the room is how do we pay for this adoption? It’s important to find an attorney to handle the adoption for you.  You do not just want to give the job to a non-attorney when you are dealing with...

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Guardianship Adoptions

What is a guardianship adoption and how do I go about getting one?  A Guardianship adoption is when there is a child whose parents are not capable of taking care of child any longer. The guardian having had guardianship over the child wants to...

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National Adoption Month

November every year is National Adoption Month or National Adoption Awareness Month. A month set aside to bring special attention to adoption and the thousands of children available for adoption. Michigan has a special adoption day. It is Tuesday,...

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