Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Notice Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Constitutionality Related News Stories: Judge upholds Indian Child Welfare Act (Arizona Daily Sun) 8/7/18. Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Continue reading Carter v. Tahsuda, August 6, 2018 (Ninth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals)
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: In child protection proceedings, the District Court, Second Judicial District, Butte/Silver Bow County, Nos. DN-15-75-BN and DN-15-76-BN, Brad Newman, J., terminated mother’s parental rights with respect Continue reading Matter of D.E. August 7, 2018 (Montana)
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: Department of Public Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Division, filed a petition to terminate putative father’s parental rights to child, who was a Continue reading In the Matter of: P.T.D. August 22, 2018 (Montana)
A federal appeals court has turned away a closely-watched conservative challenge to the Indian Child Welfare Act.The Goldwater Institute sued the federal government and the state of Arizona, arguing that ICWA is racist Continue reading Appeals court won’t rule on challenge to Indian Child Welfare Act
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: Dependency proceeding was initiated regarding child born with amphetamine and methamphetamine in her system at birth. Following determination that Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) did not apply Continue reading In re C.A., May 23, 2018 (California)
See the following stories: Judge upholds Indian Child Welfare Act (Arizona Daily Sun) 8/7/18,Court rejects challenge to Native American law on adoptions (Arizona Republic) 8/7/18, and Appeals court won’t rule Continue reading Court dismisses challenge to Indian Child Welfare Act [Carter v. Tahsuda]