But the concept of parental rights is not an unlimited one.
All parental rights are extinguished when the child turns 16 years old.
The boy's natural mother is white, and she gave up parental rights in the adoption proceeding.
If they did not respond within a certain period, their parental rights would be terminated.
When she was five, her parents' parental rights were terminated.
"He's clearly lost any parental right he might have had."
A child abuse finding can lead to a loss of parental rights.
We have very serious questions to answer as a society in looking at the issue of parental rights.
Matt goes back to the lawyer and gets his parental rights returned.
There isn't a balance to be made between what's best for the child and parental rights.