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family.findlaw.com/adoption/stepparent-adoption-faq-s.html

Because in a stepparent adoption the parties are related, the courts may remove these requirements in order to speed up the process. The main issue that most ...

www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/f_step.pdf

Adopting a stepchild is the most common form of adoption. A stepparent who adopts agrees to become the legal parent and be fully responsible for his or her ...

www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/f-step

This factsheet offers general information about legal issues to consider and steps to take when adopting a stepchild.

www.quinnlawcenters.com/law-centers/adoption-and-surrogacy/adoption/step-parent

Step-parent adoption in Virginia is a relatively straightforward process if the birth parent whose rights are going to be terminated is (1) deceased, or (2) is.

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/stepparent-adoptions-29643.html

Information on stepparent adoption laws, birth parent consent, and terminating parental rights.

www.legalmatch.com/law-library/article/step-parent-adoption-lawyers.html

Aug 31, 2017 ... Step-Parent Adoption Lawyers. Photo of page author Erin Chan Adams Authored by Erin Chan Adams, LegalMatch Legal Writer ...

consideringadoption.com/adopting/types-of-adoption/what-is-stepparent-adoption

This article details the stepparent adoption process, the importance of having legal custody of your spouse's child, and the benefits it provides to everyone.

www.familyeducation.com/life/adopting-stepchildren/stepparent-adoption

Adoption is a legal procedure in which an adult becomes the legal parent of someone who is not his or her biochild. Relative adoption is adoption by somebody ...

www.lawv.net/Resources/Self-Help-Library/Family/Stepparent-Adoption

This article answers questions about stepparent adoption under West Virginia law. It is only about adoptions when a stepparent wants to adopt the child of his or ...