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Can Adults be Adopted?

Discussion and review of Adoption Law subject to the question of whether or not adults can be adopted.... [more]

Executive Summary of Adoption Laws

Addresses who can adopt, who can be adopted, the legal processes involved, and confidentiality; discusses variations from state to state.... [more]

Baby Abandonment Bills

Author discusses his misgivings with some new baby abandonment bills.... [more]

Adoption Opportunities Program Grants: Addressing Barriers to Cross-Jurisdictional Placements

Issues addressed by the Adoption Opportunities Program grants in "Barriers to Cross-Jurisdictional Placement" of foster children in adoption.... [more]

Adoption Opportunities

Description of Adoption Opportunities projects funded in FY 2001.... [more]

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