Synopsis from Westlaw: Department of Public Health and Human Services filed petition for termination of mother’s parental rights as to her two minor children. Following termination hearing, the District Court, Continue reading Matter of L.A.G., October 16, 2018 (Supreme Court of Minnesota)
October 26, 2018 Synopsis from Westlaw: Maternal grandparents and guardians of minor child brought petition seeking to terminate parental rights and to adopt the child whose mother was member of Continue reading In re Adoption of Micah H., October 26, 2018 (Supreme Court of Nebraska)
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: Department of Health and Social Services, Office of Children’s Services, (OCS) petitioned to terminate mother’s parental rights to Indian child. The Superior Court, Third Judicial District,Anchorage, Andrew Continue reading Demetria H. v. State, October 5, 2018 (Supreme Court of Alaska)
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: After Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) sent Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) notices to the Blackfeet Tribe of Montana, the Navajo Nation, the Colorado River Indian Continue reading In re N.G., September 21, 2018 (Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division 2, California.)
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: A petition to terminate mother and father’s parental rights was filed. The Circuit Court, Family Division, Eaton County,No. 15-019320-NA, terminated mother and father’s parental rights. Parents appealed. Continue reading In re Beers, September 11, 2018 (Court of Appeals of Michigan)
Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act -Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Synopsis provided by Westlaw: Native American father’s parental rights to child were terminated, following dispositional hearing in the Second Judicial Circuit Court, Minnehaha County, Susan M. Sabers, J., and father appealed. Continue reading People in Interest of M.D., November 20, 2018 (Supreme Court of South Dakota)