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27 Oct 2015, 7:47 am by Kate Fort
Nor does BAF cite any binding authority for the propositions that the Guidelines are race-based, that birth parents have a fundamental right to dictate the adoptive placement of their child, that ICWA exceeds the Indian Commerce Clause, or that non-binding Guidelines may commandeer state entities. [read post]
9 Oct 2015, 12:15 pm by John Elwood
  Belated congratulations to one-time relists Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin v. [read post]
7 Oct 2015, 10:00 am by Kollias & Giese, P.C.
  As a practical matter, when does a court have reason to believe a child is an “Indian child”? [read post]
7 Oct 2015, 10:00 am by Kollias & Giese, P.C.
  As a practical matter, when does a court have reason to believe a child is an “Indian child”? [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]
16 Jun 2015, 2:54 pm by Cynthia Marcotte Stamer
  While federal workers already have access to paid sick leave and vacation time, this currently doesn’t include paid time off specifically for Federal employees to use when they have a newborn baby, or who choose to adopt or foster a child, have no paid leave that they can access specifically to meet those responsibilities. [read post]
12 May 2015, 11:09 am
In the end, what Professor Surya suggests as a choice for India (or for that matter for China) is no choice at all. [read post]
11 Mar 2015, 9:15 am by Thomas Valenti
The Law Commission of India in its 129th Report made a recommendation to make it obligatory for the Court to refer disputes to ADR including mediation for settlement.[9] On 22nd Feb, 2013 the Apex Court directed Family Courts to make all efforts to settle matrimonial disputes through the process of mediation and to refer parties to mediation centres with consent of the parties, especially matters related to maintenance, child custody, etc. [read post]
6 Jan 2015, 12:05 pm by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
. # 1 Indian Child Welfare Act It’s been a big year for ICWA a year after Baby Girl (we miss you so much). [read post]
6 Jan 2015, 6:17 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
(S.B.C), and granting the Department of Public Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Division (Child Services) permanent legal custody with right to consent to adoption. [read post]
12 Nov 2014, 8:17 am
Bay Mills Indian Community), courts have “no roving license, in even ordinary cases of statutory interpretation, to disregard clear language simply on the view that . . . [read post]
9 Sep 2014, 6:20 pm
(Pix (c) Larry Catá Backer 2014) Since 2010, I have been posting on the development of a new course I have been developing for our first year law school students, "Elements of Law. [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]
27 Aug 2014, 11:39 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
The Native community has long assessed political candidates based on their positions on subsistence, tribal sovereignty, Indian child welfare, and voting rights. [read post]
19 Jul 2014, 4:44 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
Parks claimed that the tribal court termination order was not entitled to full faith and credit under the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). [read post]
30 May 2014, 12:40 pm by Ken Chan
Martha Lum, a child of Chinese descent, was born in the United States and a U.S. citizen. [read post]