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Yes. A termination of parental rights may be based on abandonment. North Carolina Statutes § 7B-1111 provide the grounds for termination which include: Abandonment or Extreme Parental DisinterestAbuse/NeglectMental Illness or DeficiencyAlcohol or Drug Induced IncapacityFailure of Reasonable EffortsAbuse/Neglect or Loss of Rights of Another ChildFailure to Provide SupportFailure to Establish PaternityChild Judged in Need of Services/DependentChild's Best InterestChild in care 15 of 22 months (or less)Felony assault of child or siblingMurder/Manslaughter of sibling childPLEASE CLICK ACCEPT BELOW
The reasons are not so important. The effort and the contact is. If your absence is protracted, you risk losing parental rights. Being a parent is viewed as a priority. Ultimately the decision is made based on what a court determines is best for the child.
if my rights are taken or volunteered as gettin to see him is an issue in itself am i still liable for support and all the stuff associated with it?
Ongoing child support is terminated. Any unpaid arrears are still owed.