Here’s Why A&E’s ‘Adults Adopting Adults’ Is Controversial

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Ohio is even more strict, only allowing an adult to be adopted if the relationship with the adoptive parent began while they were still a minor, are the child of the adoptive parent’s spouse, or are disabled to a certain degree.

Adult adoption may sound oddly sweet, but it’s perhaps a slippery slope to disaster. Maybe we’re being pessimistic.

New episodes of Adults Adopting Adults air Mondays at 10 p.m. EST on A&E.