Adoption disputes have an added layer of complexity. At the center of this particular adoption dispute, scheduled to be heard in June by the U.S. Supreme Court, is an innocent two-year-old girl, who was adopted in an open adoption by Matt and Melanie Capobianco. They were even present at the baby's birth.
When You Want to Be a Family Again-Stepparent Adoptions in Texas
There are a number of reasons why you may want to consider having your new spouse legally adopt your children from a previous marriage. It may be necessary to get them covered under your spouse's health insurance plan at work. It will also ensure that your children are legal beneficiaries to the estate that you and your spouse are building. It can also create a new sense of family, providing security and comfort to your minor children. This blog post provides an overview of the stepparent adoption process in Texas.