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Does a 4-year-old child's biological father have any rights if he is not on her birth certificate or any document and has never seen her?

No, the father, if not on birth certificate does not have any rights what so ever, unless he takes you to court for a DNA test, and proves he is the father then he does not ha (MORE)
In Adoption

Can your boyfriend adopt your 16-year-old daughter and place his name on her birth certificate without the consent of the child's biological father?

The biological father would have to voluntarily relinquish his rights or the court would have to terminate his parental rights to the minor child before the child could be ado (MORE)
In Custody Documents

There is No father on birth certificate can stepfather adopt?

If the birth father has paid no support and has had no contact with the child for one year, the stepfather may adopt in most states without permission of the birth father. How (MORE)
In Relationships

Can anyone tell me how to get copies of a child's birth certificate before she was adopted. I am the biological father who gave up rights?

I would think the hospital where the child was born would be able to help you find a birth certificate. After a child is adopted I would not think they would be able to modify (MORE)
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In the state of Massachusetts if a biological father is unaware of a child and the child is adopted by his stepfather is the bio dad responsible for any back child support?

Well if the Bio father is unaware of the baby then I don't believe he has to pay child support because the mom decided that the father didn't need to know about the child and (MORE)
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Biological father deceased not on birth certificate can step father adopt?

A child may be adopted by someone else whether or not the biological parents are alive. If they are alive permission is required. Much depends on who is the legal guardian. Co (MORE)
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If the biological father has not signed the birth certificate or affidavit of parentage and has given no support towards the child would a judge be likely to agree to an adoption by the stepfather?

Not without him being contacted as there's a high rate of mothers lying about this. They are receiving cash child support payments while telling everyone they are getting not (MORE)
In Custody

If a child is adopted by stepfather does biological father still pay child support?

The biological father may only stop paying child support under oneof the following four circumstances: Death of the child; the childturns 18 and decides not to pursue higher e (MORE)
In Adoption

Your husband wants to adopt your child but he is not the biological father. The father's name is not on the birth certificate. What should you do?

It probably is the case then that he can do so without the biological father signing off. You would need to get some legal advice to follow up on adoption. Clarificat (MORE)
In Custody

Does the biological father have to sign the birth certificate?

No, not unless it is court ordered via a court ordered paternity test for the purposes of child support. However, if he is positive he is the biological father, and I mean 100 (MORE)
In Adoption

Can your boyfriend adopt your 16 year old daughter and place his name on her birth certificate without the consent of the child's biological father?

Not as far as I am aware, but double check with your state statutes. If you are interested in adopting a child two things need to be in place. First, the child must legally be (MORE)