Me, my baby & my husband were all born in the U.S, but have dual citizenship of U.S & Mexico. We have been living in Mexico for almost a year. If my husband wants to adopt my baby can we do it in Mexico or would we have to do it in CA (where my baby was born)? I know alleged bio dad has to be notified too, but I don't know where he lives.
You should speak to a Mexican family law attorney.
I changed the category to international law.
Agree with my colleague, any legal action in Mexico would need advice from a Mexican attorney. I am not sure if Mexico would allow adoption of a US citizen, does the baby have dual citizenship or only US citizenship? You might get more informed counsel if you repost the question as child custody or Immigration law, as your question involves both these areas of law. Best to have an attorney to help, whatever you do.
Peace be with you, and may love guide you.
There is no impediment to your husband adopting the child as regards nationalities. However, the biological dad may wish to intervene. Where is he? It would seem that things would be easier if the jurisdiction you choose would be where he can be served and intervene in the case. If he does not want to give up his rights to the child, most likely the new husband will not be able to adopt the child here or there, especially if the biological Dad has a support obligation. You need to talk to a MExican lawyer about this.
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