Man’s efforts to find birth parents leads to legislation that eases access to adoption records
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PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY KIP AOKI / KAOKI@STARADVERTISER.COM
“You get this connection and you can finally fill in all the empty things that you couldn’t answer. How did I get my eyes? How did I get my hair? Why am I this height?”
The 64-year-old Florida man, pictured above, was finally successful in his search for his biological parents. At right is a picture of his birth mother, Agnes Sugimoto, who died in 2007.
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