Baby Veronica

Suzette Brewer
7/8/14
In a Los Angeles County courtroom this morning, the Second District of the California Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in Children and Family Services v. J. E. et al ( CFS v...
Cedric Sunray

Hundreds of articles have been published and thousands of comments have been shared online. Tribes around the country have galvanized their support....

11/12/13
Suzette Brewer
10/28/13
Indian Country has learned that Merry Rejoice Bixler, aka "Baby Deseray," was removed last week from the home of Bobby Bixler, 64, and Diane Bixler, 60, of Irmo, South Carolina...
Suzette Brewer
10/25/13
Next week, South Carolina Judge Marsh Robertson has a hearing scheduled for the finalization of the adoption of Oklahoma-born infant, Merry Rejoice Bixler, better known as “Baby De...
Suzette Brewer
10/16/13
A family court judge in South Carolina has scheduled a hearing on October 25 to finalize of the adoption of Baby Deseray, despite an Oklahoma court ruling last month that granted c...
Dot Scott

The recent cases of Baby Veronica and Baby Desaray make me fear for young adoptive children, especially those of color. The similarities of these two cases, including the same adoption agency attorney in both, demand a closer look into these children’s civil rights....

10/13/13
ICTMN Staff
10/10/13
Dusten Brown released the following statement on Thursday, October 10: Thank you all for coming today...
ICTMN Staff
10/9/13
A YouTube video is protesting the "illegal and unethical adoption of Veronica Brown," a member of the Cherokee Nation...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/13
Susan Fedorko was 40 years old when she found her birth family—or rather, when a long-lost sister found her...
ICTMN Staff
9/28/13
Three adult adoptees, all non-Indian, have turned to poetry to share their overwhelming grief for Veronica Brown’s inevitable separation anxiety; for Dusten Brown’s loss of his chi...

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