Can a us citizen adopt a 17 year old illegal alien with a child born in US?

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This question can be accurately answered if you call a 1-800 number for immigration and talk to an operator who will use immigration laws to answer the question. I have limited knowledge, but I would like to say that the child born is the US is irrelevant. I think that there is an age limit, and 17 sound high. I know that calling immigration is long and tedious, but you will get the right answer.
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