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'Adoption Day' will finalize 30 adoptions in DC

Saturday - 11/19/2011, 7:32am  ET

WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 30 children in Washington are joining new families.

Saturday is "Adoption Day" at D.C. Superior Court. More than 30 adoptions will be finalized during this year's ceremony. Each child and his or her family will be introduced, and a judge will then sign their adoption decree.

This is the 25th time the court has held an adoption day ceremony. All children adopted in Washington in the past year are invited to the ceremony, along with their families.

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