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Can father give up parental rights without a lawyer?


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Answered 2007-01-07 14:52:40

Yes, every adult has the legal option to represent themselves in a court of law, unless a judge rules otherwise. Be advised, that the court can (and usually will) appoint a Guardian Ad Litem to represent the child's best interest, rather than allowing the custodial parent to do so.

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