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CAV: Adoption affirmed, despite parents’ objection (access required)

A young child’s great aunt successfully petitioned to adopt the child, showing that the biological mother’s past violence, drug abuse, and mental health problems demonstrated that she withheld consent against the child’s best interests. Background Appellant Tina Tolley’s child was born in 2010. Both mother and child then lived with Appellee Terry Tolley, Tina’s aunt (and thus ...