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Judge says 'close personal friends' can adopt

Bernard VaughanREUTERS LEGAL (Approx. 4 pages)

Judge says 'close personal friends' can adopt

Bernard VaughanREUTERS LEGAL (Approx. 4 pages)

1/9/14 REUTERS LEGAL 11:00:00
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January 9, 2014
Judge says 'close personal friends' can adopt
Bernard Vaughan
NEW YORK (Reuters) - In a decision that could make it easier for a broader category of people to adopt in New York state, a Manhattan judge has greenlighted the adoption of an Ethiopian child by two "close personal friends" who are not romantically...
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News Subject: (Parents & Parenting (1PA25); Personal & Family Law (1PE02); Child Support & Custody (1CH41); Family Social Issues (1FA81); Legal (1LE33); Social Issues (1SO05); Health & Family (1HE30); Judicial Cases & Rulings (1JU36))
Region: (East Africa (1EA80); New York (1NE72); Ethiopia (1ET14); USA (1US73); North America (1NO39); Americas (1AM92); U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region (1MI18); Africa (1AF90))
Language: EN
Other Indexing: (Kevin Noble Maillard; Rita Mella; Judith Turkel; David Paterson)
(MCC:OEC); (N2:US); (N2:USANY); (N2:AMERS); (N2:USA); (MCCL:OVR)
Word Count: 869
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