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23 Sep 2015, 9:33 am by Jeremy Morley
Malaysia has refused to adopt the treaty, on the ground that it would purportedly contradict Shariah law, since that law bases child custody decisions to a substantial extent on religious, age and gender factors. [read post]
18 Jan 2011, 10:51 am by The Legal Blog
In Indian society, a male spouse enjoyed the position of dominance for centuries together. [read post]
29 Jun 2013, 12:04 am by Will Baude
After listening to the oral arguments in Adoptive Couple v. [read post]
1 Sep 2017, 1:02 pm by Kate Fort
ICWA defines a parent as “any biological parent or parents of an Indian child or any Indian person who has lawfully adopted an Indian child, including adoptions under tribal law or custom. [read post]
30 Apr 2019, 1:38 pm by Megan Ginn
The only exceptions to this are if the helpless child is a child of a Spanish-American or Indian War Veteran. [read post]
15 Jul 2009, 1:08 pm
§ 1912(f) requires contemporaneous evidence that leaving the child in the custody of the Indian parent will likely harm the child. [read post]
24 Jun 2013, 8:39 am by J. Michael Goodson Law Library
Another remaining case is not getting as much national attention, but its subject matter is likely quite familiar to many LARW alumni at Duke: whether the Indian Child Welfare Act can be used to revoke the adoption of a Cherokee child to non-native parents by the child's estranged biological father (prior N.Y. [read post]
14 Jun 2016, 5:00 am by ilpc
Given its subject matter and intent, NACSA moved through Congress with little opposition and broad support. [read post]
30 Nov 2012, 5:35 pm
Also, a custody proceeding concerning an Indian child, as defined in the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA, 25 USC § 1901, et seq.), is not subject to the UCCJEA to the extent that it is governed by the ICWA. [read post]
9 Jul 2013, 1:01 am by Jack Chin
Baby Girl (No. 12-399) that Congress likely did not have authority to enact the Indian Child Welfare Act, 25 U.S.C. [read post]
2 Nov 2018, 5:48 am by Lawrence B. Ebert
There would have been no need to pass such legislation if the 14th Amendment extended citizenship to every person born in America, no matter what the circumstances of their birth, and no matter who their parents are.Even in U.S. v. [read post]
5 Sep 2014, 1:48 pm by Kysa Crusco
I have represented a parent in a neglect matter who lost her child to an adoptive family, where the child was abused and ended back in the system traumatized and psychologically damaged. [read post]
13 Sep 2016, 6:42 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
Kristina contends the court and the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (Department) failed to comply with the inquiry and notice requirements of the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA) (25 U.S.C. [read post]
16 Aug 2016, 1:22 pm by Indian Legal Program
Individual must have a thorough understanding of laws affecting the placement and welfare of Chickasaw children, specifically the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), Oklahoma ICWA, Adoptions and Safe Families Act (ASFA), Oklahoma Children Code and Chickasaw Children’s Code. [read post]
8 Mar 2019, 7:00 am by Monica Williamson
This position is an integral part of the Social Services Department team, working closely with the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) team, community partner agencies, and the STA Tribal court staff to provide case management support to families going through the Tribal court guardianship or adoption process. [read post]