Terminating Parental Rights

Stephen Howard — Stone River Law

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Tag: Adoptions in Utah

  • Terminating Parental Rights

    How much detail do Utah courts require in a petition to terminate parental rights in context of a proposed adoption? Once finalized, an adoption serves to terminate the parental rights of any person who did not object to the adoption. However, in context of an adoption that is contested (often a stepparent adoption), Utah law…