I have physical custody of grandson since birth except for a 25 day period in which my daughter is mentally ill and decided to let the babysitter keep him till they tried to gain custody. I went to the family court services I have filed all papers myself and even gained consent from the presumed father they checked the registry and found out her ex had signed it.In response we have had DCF called 3 times, our on line business has been affected due to slander from the babysitter and the" registered dad". I served the petition and am waiting for his response and to my understanding if he doesn't respond his parental rights are terminated. My question is after the twenty days and he doesn't respond can DCF still ask him for a DNA test? Our is that the final and is this over?
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