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Can an adoption be stopped after rights have been signed

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Can an adoption be stopped after rights have been signed away under duress?
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Duress, under the law, is the threat of illegal action against the person or their family to induce them to sign. If you can prove fraud or duress caused him to sign the adoption, then he needs a local attorney who has to file in court to rescind the adoption and his termination of rights and he bears the burden of proving the fraud or duress to the court.
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