Dear Tribal Leader: We would like to invite you and/or your child welfare designee to trainings on the recently published final regulations governing the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). The Continue reading DOI Announces Trainings on New ICWA Regulations
Title: Killing the policy to save the child: Comparing the historical removal of Indigenous children in Australia to the United States and how the countries can learn from each other Continue reading Article: Killing the policy to save the child: Comparing the historical removal of Indigenous children in Australia to the United States and how the countries can learn from each other
Title: American Indian children and U.S. policy Author: EagleWoman, Angelique; Rice, G. William Source: University of New Mexico Tribal Law Journal Vol. 16, p. 1-29 (2016)
Title: In the name of the child: race, gender, and economics in Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl Author: Berger, Bethany R Source: 67 Fla. L. Rev. 295 (2016)
Legal Topics: Michigan Indian Family Preservation Act; Indian Child Welfare Act Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
On Friday, July 8, 2016, the Court of Appeal of the State of California – Second Appellate District upheld a lower court’s decision in R.P. et al. v. J.E. et Continue reading California Appeals Court Rules in Favor of ICWA Placement Preference in R.P. et al. v. J.E. et al.
WASHINGTON, June 23 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families’ Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation issued the following report: This report details Continue reading Study of Coordination of Tribal TANF and Child Welfare Services: Final Report