How The Termination Of Parental Rights Works

Terminating the rights of a biological parent is considered a big deal in the American system of family law. Whether you're petitioning the court to terminate someone's rights, asking on your behalf, or trying to prevent it, there are three things you need to know. Who Can Petition for Termination? One of the two biological parents can file for the other one's rights to be terminated. Similarly, guardians and close family members also have standing. Read More