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2 Feb 2016, 7:42 am by Kate Fort
In this case, the trial court ordered the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes to pay half of the cost of the child’s attorneys fees, sanctioned the Tribes for not turning over membership information in response to the adoptive couple’s motion to compel, barred the Tribes from presenting information on the child’s status as an Indian child, barred the Tribes from enrolling the child, and granted attorney’s fees request from the… [read post]
11 Jun 2020, 4:39 am by Guest
Continuing in the trend of preferring the European construction of the term, the UKSC then indicated in In the matter of B (A child) (2016) that at a given point in time, a person can have only one habitual residence – contrary to the previous exposition in Mark v. [read post]
17 Mar 2020, 9:05 pm by Emily Galik
For adoptive placements of an Indian child under state law, ICWA requires the court to give preference to placements with a member of the child’s extended family, other members of the child’s tribe, and other Indian families. [read post]
26 Jun 2013, 11:35 am by Howard Wasserman
  The child identifies as an Indian, but is not a tribal citizen. [read post]
13 Jun 2017, 12:20 pm by Kate Fort
”); Indian Child Welfare Act Proceedings, 81 Fed. [read post]
5 May 2016, 11:19 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]
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]
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]
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]