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Legal DNA Testing vs. Immigration DNA Testing

Legal DNA Testing vs. Immigration DNA Testing

A legal DNA test is the only type of DNA testing admissible in courts because it follows a chain-of-custody process. One of the top reasons people order legal tests is for immigration purposes, however, there are some important distinctions between immigration and all...
Understanding Different Sibling DNA Relationship Tests

Understanding Different Sibling DNA Relationship Tests

Sibling DNA testing is performed to determine if two or more people share one or both parents. These tests are typically used as an indirect method to prove family relationships when the possible father isn’t able to undergo a paternity test. Less commonly, sibling...
Why DNA Tests are Important for Immigration

Why DNA Tests are Important for Immigration

DNA Testing for Immigration The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) grants citizens and legal permanent residents the benefit of petitioning for certain relatives to immigrate to the U.S. To establish the legitimacy of a relationship for immigration purposes,...
What is the Process for a Legal Paternity Test?

What is the Process for a Legal Paternity Test?

When a married woman gives birth, her husband is typically assumed to be the child’s father and is given that status on the birth certificate. But if a woman is unmarried, a man must formally be named the father to establish legal paternity. The man must usually sign...