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If a biolodgical father agrees to terminate his rights can he still be obligated to pay child support?

San Antonio, TX |

My ex has not been in my sons life financially of emotionally for 4 years, but i just got married and my husband wants to adopt him. Can we take my ex to court for the past 4 years of not paying child support?

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  1. If your new husband is interested in adopting your son, the two of you need to go talk to a good family law attorney who handles step-parent adoptions. Situations vary, Good luck.

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