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Written by attorney Alisha Shante Jimenez

5 Steps To Proving Virtual Adoption in Florida

The concept of Virtual Adoption may come up in Probate proceedings where an adopted child's Adoptive parents pass without a will and the adoption was not finalized under the Florida Statutes. The Florida Courts have reviewed this issue and require the following elements to prove Virtual Adoption.

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The following cases can be referred to for additional information on Virtual Adoption. In re the Heirs of Hodge, 470 So. 2d 740 (Fla. 5th DCA 1991); In re Estate of Musil, 965 So. 2d 1157 (Fla. 2d DCA 2007)

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