I have a son from a previous relationship. I had him with another man while seperated (not legally) from my ex-husband. My exhusband knows my son is not his, and has given up rights in our divorce agreement. He will not be involved in helping me with anymore legal matters. I have remarried. My husband now would like to adopt my son. The bio dad has not been in the picture for any of his life. He is a criminal, a drug addict, and on the run. He has not made any attempts to be in my sons life since he was born 3 years ago. I would not ask for child support back pay. My son has his bio dads last name. Bio dad is NOT on birth certificate, just me. I know he will not give up easily, but i know he will be ruled incompetent.
SO...WHAT CAN I DO?? HOW CAN WE GET HIM ADOPTED AND/OR CHANGE HIS LAST NAME TO OURS? I want us all to be a family... :(
Asked by Anonymous at 9:29 PM on Feb. 14, 2011 in Adoption
Answer by Anonymous at 9:32 PM on Feb. 14, 2011
Answer by CraftingMama at 9:36 PM on Feb. 14, 2011
Answer by Anonymous at 9:39 PM on Feb. 14, 2011
Answer by kristen308 at 7:31 AM on Feb. 15, 2011
Answer by matthewscandi at 11:42 AM on Feb. 15, 2011
Answer by MamaStuart at 11:06 PM on Feb. 17, 2011
Answer by Tawneekitn at 6:17 PM on Feb. 21, 2011
You need to talk to a lawyer.
Answer by HomeAlone45 at 3:58 PM on Mar. 2, 2011