Adoption & Parental Rights

Families Come In All Forms — Is Yours Protected?

On behalf of admin of DeShon Laraye Pullen PLC posted in Adoption & Parental Rights on August 4, 2016

At DeShon Laraye Pullen PLC, we understand that families come in all shapes and sizes, and there is no one “right” way to start one. No matter how your family came together, you need to ensure that your legal rights are protected with the help of a skilled family law attorney.

One woman’s inspiring story is an example of a nontraditional family that used the legal system to ensure the safety and security of six young sisters. The woman adopted all six girls from the same birth mother, who was unable to care for them herself.

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Arizona’s Putative Father Registry: An Important Tool For Parental Rights

On behalf of admin of DeShon Laraye Pullen PLC posted in Adoption & Parental Rights on July 31, 2015

The Atlantic recently featured a story about a man’s struggle to establish parental rights to his infant daughter. The story is long, fascinating and moving; we will summarize it and discuss the legal issues involved. We also encourage you to read the full article in The Atlantic, A Father’s Struggle to Stop His Daughter’s Adoption.

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