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I am going to adopt my wifes Daughter who is 14 and they

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I am going to adopt my wifes Daughter who is 14 and they came to the uk from Thailand Also her two other children who now 20 and 22 came over with her to live with their mother. I was wondering if I could adopt the elder children as well.
Assistant: Where are you located? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: UK Nottinghamshire
Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: No, they have Discretionary leave to live in the uk
Assistant: Anything else you want the solicitor to know before I connect you?
Customer: Because the mother has difficulty passing the life in the UK test and I adopt all of them I would like to think we could live together as a family unit, Also my wfe and I have a son, the other children's step brother

Bad news I am afraid. I am afraid that under UK law it is not possible to adopt adult children and as such you will be unable to adopt the children who are aged 20 and 22. Happy to discuss and please rate positive for my time.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thanks very Much I am pleased I contacted you and satisfied with your answerGest Regards ***** *****

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