The National Indian Child Welfare Association is offering the following programs: June 18-20, 2019 – Portland, OR -Understanding ICWA -Positive Indian Parenting -Qualified Expert Witness September 10-12, 2019 – Minneapolis, Continue reading Upcoming Trainings from the National Indian Child Welfare Association
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The crazy thing is that the Indian Child Welfare Act is forty years old, and it’s still one of the least well-understood pieces of federal legislation, even by judges, in Continue reading Court Ruling Creates New Uncertainty for Adopted Native Children
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Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Expert Witnesses Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: After child, a member of a Native American tribe, was removed from biological mother’s care by Department of Child Safety, mother moved to appoint child’s foster Continue reading Navajo Nation v. Department of Child Safety, April 18, 2019 (Court of Appeals of Arizona)
The regulations implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act provide that Indian tribes may designate an agent other than the tribal chairman for service of notice of proceedings under the Act. Continue reading Revised Indian Child Welfare Act; Designated Tribal Agents for Service of Notice May 9, 2019.