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24 Sep 2013, 11:41 am
But at the core of these disputes, is typically an innocent child who simply wants the matter to be worked out, and as quickly as possible. [read post]
25 Jul 2013, 9:01 am by National Indian Law Library
Baby Girl (Indian Child Welfare Act, best interests of the child)In the Matter of D.A. and M.A. [read post]
22 Jul 2013, 9:01 pm by Joanna L. Grossman
  More relevant to this case, the Act also made it more difficult to place a child for adoption with non-Indian parents. [read post]
17 Jul 2013, 3:42 pm by Gregory Forman
At issue on remand was whether the SouthCarolina Supreme Court should order the immediate adoption [as Adoptive Couple requested] or whether the matter should be remanded for a de novo hearing in the family court on the child’s current best interests [as Birth Father requested] taking into account that the child has lived with Birth Father since New Year’s Eve 2011. [read post]
9 Jul 2013, 5:48 pm
The court found that the federal law was not meant to apply to a custody dispute where an Indian child's adoption is lawfully and voluntarily initiated by a non-Indian parent with sole custody rights. [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]
30 Jun 2013, 1:30 pm by Addie Rolnick
As a matter of federal Indian law, it was easy to support Dusten Brown and the Cherokee Nation in this case. [read post]
30 Jun 2013, 12:17 am by Addie Rolnick
This case has been shadowed by concerns about Indian authenticity, equal protection, fatherhood and motherhood, dysfunctional child welfare systems, and “deserving” adoptive parents. [read post]
29 Jun 2013, 12:04 am by Will Baude
After listening to the oral arguments in Adoptive Couple v. [read post]
27 Jun 2013, 10:21 am by Mark Ashton
Certainly, there is a long history of the United States government abstaining from involvement in cases involving child custody, divorce, support and adoption. * But, here, the United States was not attempting to pre-empt state law or otherwise undermine its effect. [read post]
27 Jun 2013, 9:07 am by Julie Ganz
  At issue in this case was the application of the Indian Child Welfare Act (“ICWA”) to a South Carolina Adoption Case. [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]
25 Jun 2013, 1:36 pm by Cicely Wilson
When an Indian parent abandons an Indian child before birth and that child has never been in that parent’s custody, the “breakup of the Indian family” has long since occurred, and section 1912(d) is inapplicable. [read post]
25 Jun 2013, 11:31 am by Mark Walsh
Baby Girl, about whether the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 allows a father of American Indian descent to keep custody of a child who had been given up for adoption by the mother. [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]
13 Jun 2013, 7:05 pm by Mary Dwyer
Elizabeth E. 12-1175Issue: Whether the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act requires a school district to pay for a residential placement that is required to treat a child’s mental illness. [read post]