Adopted off the books decades ago, 'Hicks babies' hope to find biological families through DNA

  • by: KANTELE FRANKO , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 20, 2014 - 6:25 PM

MCCAYSVILLE, Ga. — They were adopted off-the-books decades ago, scattered by a Georgia doctor who took $100 or $1,000 or something in between to send desperate couples home with new sons and daughters. Now some of the adoptees have turned to fresh DNA testing in hopes of reconnecting with the biological families they never knew, before time runs out.

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