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For the Records: Restoring a Right to Adult Adoptees

This study examines one of the most controversial, emotional issues in the modern adoption world: whether adopted people, once they become adults, should have access to their original birth certificates (OBCs). This report suggests that all states change their laws so that adopted adults are provided access to their OBCs.

Author: Madelyn Freundlich

Published: November 2007