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Parents who adopted a 6-year-old girl now say she was actually in her 20s. A rare form of dwarfism may have contributed to the confusion.

Earlier this month, an Indiana couple was charged with neglect of a dependent. They’re accused of abandoning their adopted daughter in 2013, when she was about 8 years old. The couple, Kristine and Michael Barnett, claim she was actually a 22-year-old woman, Insider previously reported. The Ukrainian-born woman, named Natalia, […]
Parents who adopted a 6-year-old girl now say she was actually in her 20s. A rare form of dwarfism may have contributed to the confusion.