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Yes, if the mother does not want the child and the father is willing to take the child. Then the mother may sign her rights over to the father if the father is able to take of the child.

Signing over one's rights will not terminate child support obligation(s).

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Q: Can a mother give up her rights to the father?
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Is there a legal form on the internet a biological father can sign to give up his rights to the mother of the child?

In the state of Illinois, a biological father cannot give up his rights to the mother, but he can sign over his rights to another male. For example, a step father

Can a father give up rights to his children?

how do i give up rights to my children in the state of texas. I do love them, but their mother is not so good to me or them

How would a father give up his paternal rights to the mother?

the courthouse has the paper work you will need.

Can a mother give up her rights to her child without the father's agreement?

No, the mother and father of the child both have to agree whether to hand over a child

What should the father do Mother wants to give up her rights as mother but fathers name is not on the birth certificate?

answer is simple. GET A LAWYER

If the mother and the stepfather has legal custody what rights do the natural father have?

The rights of the natural father depends on if the father has given up his rights or not. If he has not given up his rights, he has the same rights as the mother, or as outlines in the custody order.

If mother wants to give full custody of the child to the father what does she have to do?

It is very rare that a Mother wants to give full custody of a child to the Father. To this all a Mother would have to do is choose to sign and give up her rights to the child in court.

Can a father give up parental rights with mother's consent?

Yes, but that does not free him from his child support obligations.

How can a father give up parental rights if the mother doesnt want the father to have anything to do with the child?

You would have to go to court for all that.

Can a biological father give up his rights to the step mother if the biological mother is unfit proven in court?

just a little confusing

What are legal rights for fathers in Wisconsin if the baby has not yet been born but mother is in labor and adoption papers have not been cancelled?

I would think that if the mother and father are not together and the mother is willing to give up custody of the child to the father than the father would have rights to the child. If the adoption papers haven't been canceled yet they will have to be signed when the baby is born saying that the mother and father give up parental rights to the child

Can a father give up his physical rights but not his financial rights?

Yes, a father can give up his parental rights but he still have to pay child support.

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