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My friend and her husband live in Oregon, USA and we live in

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My question is regarding adoption. My friend and her husband live in Oregon, USA and we live in England, UK. She is pregnant and they are considering adoption as their family is complete and it was unexpected. Can we adopt this child? and how much should we look at for legal costs for this?

Private adoption isnt allowed in the UK, sorry.
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HiWhilst Private adoption is not possible in the UK it is possible in the States and Inter country adoption whilst difficult is not impossible (indeed adoption from the States is not unusual It is not simple and it is not easy - but if this is what you wish to do your starting point is the adoption section of your local social services