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I live in Pa, child was born may 2010 and hasn't seen the father since december2010, no child support ever paid, no attempts to have a relationship, father lives in Md and has never come to Pa to see the child

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I am sorry to hear about this situation. What exactly are you asking - whether or not you can take away the father's rights by citing child abandonment? Or, something else?

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