Baby Veronica

ICTMN Staff
8/23/13
Journalist Suzette Brewer, who has filed numerous reports for ICTMN on the saga of "Baby Veronica" and the Indian Child Welfare Act, will be appearing at 1 PM Eastern time on The N...
Suzette Brewer
8/19/13
In the Summer of 2011, Jan Hunt received a request from a guardian ad litem, Jo Prowell, working on a custody case in South Carolina...
Laura Briggs
8/16/13
The “Baby Veronica” case ( Adoptive Couple v...
Suzette Brewer
8/16/13
On Thursday, Matt and Melanie Capobianco declined several offers to visit with Veronica and quietly discuss her future with the Brown family...
Suzette Brewer
8/14/13
This morning, after a downtown Tulsa press conference in which Matt and Melanie Capobianco made an emotional plea for the return of Veronica Brown to them, Oklahoma Governor Mary F...
Suzette Brewer
8/13/13
As Dusten Brown posted bail in a Sequoyah County, Oklahoma courtroom yesterday afternoon on a federal warrant for his arrest for "custodial interference" in Adoptive Couple v...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
8/13/13

A note from Ray Cook, ICTMN Opinions Editor: The political and legal ramifications of the Baby Veronica case have, in broad strokes, done two things....

Steve Russell
8/13/13

I mean you no harm. If I meant you harm, I would start by using your name. Every literate Cherokee knows your name. At the time before the Trail of Tears, the Cherokee Nation had a higher literacy rate than the white settlers and gold seekers who coveted the Cherokee homelands....

Trace A. DeMeyer
8/12/13

As I’ve watched the custody dispute unfold over the nearly four-year-old Cherokee girl known as Baby Veronica, I’ve felt as if this little girl was me. Just like Veronica, I was a baby taken from my Native American biological dad without him knowing and placed in an adoption....

Suzette Brewer
8/12/13
It was the end of a long, bizarre week in which the ongoing battle between Dusten Brown and Matt and Melanie Capobianco became even more contentious with accusations of bad faith, ...

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