Tribe, not the state, has exclusive jurisdiction over child welfare issues arising on tribal land.

A North Carolina state Court of Appeals has ruled that the tribe, not the state, has exclusive jurisdiction over child welfare issues arising on tribal land. In the matter of Continue reading Tribe, not the state, has exclusive jurisdiction over child welfare issues arising on tribal land.

A Practical Guide to the Indian Child Welfare Act

The Guide is intended to answer questions and provide a comprehensive resource of information on the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). The online version at http://www.narf.org/icwa was created as a Continue reading A Practical Guide to the Indian Child Welfare Act