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Family Law Keyed to Wadlington
Lehr v. Robertson
Citation:463 U.S. 248
Jessica M. was born out of wedlock. Her married married Richard Robertson eight months after her birth. when Jessica was over two years old, the Robertsons filed an adoption petition. Four months later, the court entered an order of adoption. Jonathan, Jessica’s putative father, contends that the adoption order is invalid because he was not given advance notice of the adoption proceeding.
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