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I'm in the AF and would like to surrogate for my sister, is

I'm in the AF and would like to surrogate for my sister, is this a possibility while staying active duty?JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: Stateside currently stationed in NMJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No wanted to find out if it was a possibility won't be possible for 1.5 years to begin withJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No maa

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A have a family member who serves in the Navy who offered to

A have a family member who serves in the Navy who offered to adopt my son because he is in the process of getting a 100% disability and said that would allow him to get his college paid for, it sounds good but I feel it's fraud, please help me to understand.

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My husbands father, by legal adoption, is a veteran. Is my

My husbands father, by legal adoption, is a veteran. Is my husband eligible for any benefits? My father in law is still alive. My husband has become disabled and is unable to work.

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If my grandfather is deceased, can his spouse transfer

If my grandfather is deceased, can his spouse transfer benefit under r the hazel wood act?JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: Stateside. TexasJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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When I divorced 12 years ago I enrolled my ex spouse as the

when I divorced 12 years ago I enrolled my ex spouse as the beneficiary to my SBP. Since then I have been remarried for 12 years. My current spouse and I have 12 children( some biological, most adopted) and realize I have no monetary support for them other than life insurance. My former spouse is remarried and isn't even eligible for my SBP now but refuses to sign it over. Is there any way to change the beneficiary to my current wife, or at least half to her and half to my daughter from my first marriage?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: divorced in TX, currently live in OK but the Ex lives in KSJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: I am retiredJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I was married just shy of 10 years to my husband who was in

I was married just shy of 10 years to my husband who was in the military. The lawyer stated that I would get a percentage of his military retirement and it is in the divorce paperwork as well. Would I need to get a military lawyer in order to collect this?

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I was born in the Phillipines to military parents. How do I

I was born in the Phillipines to military parents. How do I get a copy of my American birth certificate. No one will accept my Philipino certificate as a form of Id to get an id.

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What are my rights as an adopted child of a military man?

What are my rights as an adopted child of a military man ?Can I get help in probate ?Can I get help from the military with protecting my rights during probate ?

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I read your answer and want to confirm it. Some schools

Hello, I read your answer and want to confirm it. Some schools state that the hazlewood legacy dependent must be legally adopted. Texas tech and the TVA state it the way you do," Claimed in the previous year. I claimed my grandaughter last year and she will be starting at texas tech. She has lived with me for four years but is not legally adopted. I am turning in paperwork tomorrow when she registers. You are 100% sure she should qualify for my unused hours? please let me know. Some schools info is throwing me off.

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