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What are your concerns with this situation?
I just want to protect my family.
Since your parental rights were terminated 40+ years ago, you have no legal exposure in this situation. She can't sue you for anything. You could not owe her back child support, or anything of that nature. She is, at this point, little more than a stranger. Legally, you are under no obligation to even speak to her. Of course, you may decide to, but you won't have some kind of legal exposure if you do.
So as courtesy, it would be ok to respond to her inquiry
Yes. Doing so will not put you at any sort of legal risk.
Thank you very much
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