In SD, Tribes Fault State for Undermining Federal Law Aimed at Saving Kids

[O]f 440 Indian children in foster care in South Dakota as of July 1, 2011, 381 – nearly 9 in 10 – resided in non-Indian foster homes. In one recent case, grandparents of a child and their tribe threatened to prosecute the state of South Dakota for kidnapping after the state chose a non-Indian foster care placement over the grandparents.

Read the full article at The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead website.

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