December 27, 2013
IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF ROBERTO C., JR.
SHARON W. AND BRIAN W., PETITIONERS-RESPONDENTS, and ROBERTO C., SR., RESPONDENT-APPELLANT.
Appeal from an order of the Family Court, Oneida County (Randal B. Caldwell, J.), entered May 7, 2012. The order, among other things, adjudged that the petition for the adoption of the subject child may proceed without the respondent's consent.
MARY R. HUMPHREY, NEW HARTFORD, FOR RESPONDENT-APPELLANT.
PETER J. DIGIORGIO, JR., UTICA, FOR PETITIONERS-RESPONDENTS.
MICHAEL N. KALIL, ATTORNEY FOR THE CHILD, UTICA.
PRESENT: SCUDDER, P.J., CENTRA, LINDLEY, SCONIERS, AND VALENTINO, JJ.
It is hereby ORDERED that the order so appealed from is unanimously affirmed without costs for reasons stated in the decision at Family Court.