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Cherokee Strengthens Child Custody Laws, Giving Preference to Biological or Tribal Family
The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council passed a resolution January 13 regarding priority placement of Cherokee children in adoptive and foster care cases...
Lawsuit Proceeds for Canada’s Lost Generation of Stolen Babies
David P. Ball
A class-action lawsuit against the Canadian government on behalf of tens of thousands of indigenous children who were seized and moved to white families in an adoption wave known a...
Native Adoptee Susan Fedorko: Veronica’s 'Lost Bird Wings' Will Fly Her Back
Susan Fedorko was 40 years old when she found her birth family—or rather, when a long-lost sister found her...
An Emotional Reaction: Mothers, Adoptive Parents and Adoptees Speak Out About Baby Veronica's Removal
In the wake of Dusten Brown’s forced relinquishment of his biological daughter Veronica to Matt and Melanie Capobianco of South Carolina, birth mothers, adoptive parents and adopte...
Cherokee Nation Mourns as Veronica Is Returned to Adoptive Family
In the end, it came down to one simple strategy: Waiting. As Dusten Brown faced the Damocles Sword of jail time and a felony warrant, Matt and Melanie Capobianco only had to wait...
'Serial Adopters': How Evangelicals Are Exploiting Orphan Market
A recent New York Times article " The Evangelical Orphan Boom " sheds light on how adoption has become a key component of the conservative Christian agenda, whether driven by good ...
Oklahoma Judge Gives Custody of Deseray to Absentee Shawnee Tribe
Third Pregnant Woman Identified by Tribal Lawyers At a closed-door hearing last week in Oklahoma County, Judge Allen Welch granted custody of the infant girl “Deseray” to the Absen...
U.S. Couple Convicted of Abusing Adopted Ethiopian Daughter to Death
Carri and Larry Williams of Washington State were convicted by a jury on Monday in the May 2011 death of their adopted Ethiopian daughter, Hana Alemu (her Ethiopian name), official...
Supreme Court Thwarts ICWA Intent in Baby Veronica Case
Supreme Court Rules 5-4 In Favor of Capobiancos in Baby Veronica Case
Today the Supreme Court voted 5-4 in favor of granting custody of 3-year-old Veronica to the non-Indian couple Matt and Melanie Capobianco of South Carolina...
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