Chris Emanuel was so very happy when he found out he was going to become a father. When he became concerned that his girlfriend might be secretly placing their daughter for adoption, he followed legal procedures to claim paternity. He then discovered that his girlfriend had secretly given birth and placed their child for adoption. Chris was devastated. Thankfully Chris was able to gain custody of his daughter, but he realizes he is one of the lucky few. And so Chris has started a foundation to help other birth fathers through the process of claiming paternal rights. The full report may be viewed here.
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