A couple who adopted an 8-year-old girl from China knew she had special needs but they claim they were duped by a Morningside Heights adoption agency about just how dire her health situation really was.

Robert and Amy Meeker were aware that little Kaitlyn had spina bifida a birth defect of the spinal cord when they began the process to adopt her in 2013.

But they say nonprofit agency Starfish Childrens Services deliberately covered up the girls more serious health conditions in order to find her a forever home, according to a new lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court.

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