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Man Loses Son in Adoption W/O His Consent

Man Loses Son in Adoption Without His Consent

Posted: Nov 6, 2008 05:28 PM

Imagine looking forward to the birth of your first child - then having that baby given to another family for adoption without your consent.

It happened to one local father, and he took his fight all the way to the Idaho State Supreme Court - and lost. Now, with no rights to the son he never knew, he's sharing his message with others so it won't happen again.

It's hard to imagine this can happen, and it's very frustrating to Tyson Sherwood, who says he and his fianceƩ were engaged with a baby on the way. Then, months before she gave birth, she broke off the engagement and all communication. He didn't know his baby was born - and adopted out - until it was too late.

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18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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