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  • Is it Possible to Adopt an Adult?
    Is it Possible to Adopt an Adult?

    When people hear the word adoption , they might imagine child orphans from other countries returning to the United States to live in good fortune. However, adoption isn’t limited to only children. In ...

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  • The Rights & Responsibilities of Adoptive Parents Versus Guardians
    The Rights & Responsibilities of Adoptive Parents Versus Guardians

    The Legal Implications of Adoption Adoptions let persons who do not naturally have a parent-child relationship with a child to obtain the legal rights and responsibilities stemming from that ...

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  • Coker, Robb & Cannon, Family Lawyers Celebrated National Adoption Awareness Month
    Coker, Robb & Cannon, Family Lawyers Celebrated National Adoption Awareness Month

    As a law firm focused exclusively on divorce and family law , our team at Coker, Robb & Cannon, Family Lawyers has handled a wide range of cases and has worked with families of all shapes and sizes ...

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  • Do You Have to Hire an Attorney to Adopt a Child?
    Do You Have to Hire an Attorney to Adopt a Child?

    Adoption is one of the most selfless ways to grow a family and provide a child with a loving home. Because it is also a legal endeavor subject to numerous regulations, paperwork, requirements, and ...

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  • The Process of Step-Parent Adoption in Texas
    The Process of Step-Parent Adoption in Texas

    How to Adopt a Stepchild in Texas Stepparent adoption occurs when the spouse of a parent petitions the court to legally secure parental rights of their spouse’s child/children. The stepchild adoption ...

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  • Adoption Numbers Rise after SCOTUS Bill to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
    Adoption Numbers Rise after SCOTUS Bill to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    Last month, when the U.S. Supreme Court made an historic move to decriminalize same-sex marriage in all fifty states, Texas’ governor, Greg Abott, signed the “Pastor Protection Act” bill to allow its ...

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