Title: “Indian” as a political classification: Reading the tribe back into the Indian Child Welfare Act. Author:Elder, Allison Source:13 NW J. L. & Soc. Pol’y 410 (2018)
Title: Native American rights and adoption by non-Indian families: The manipulation and distortion of public opinion to overthrow ICWA. Author: Bual, Harman Source: 6 Am. Indian L. J. 271 (2018)
Title: Indian Child Welfare Act annual case law update and commentary. Author: Fort, Kathryn; Smith, Adrian T. Source: 6 Am. Indian L. J. 32 (2018)
Title: Why try to change me now?: The basis for the 2016 Indian Child Welfare Act Regulations. Author: Ogle, Kasey D. Source: 96 Neb. L. Rev. 1007 (2018).
The Colorado Court of Appeals issued its opinion in People in Interest of I.B.-R. on Thursday, May 17, 2018. Read the case summary at the Colorado Bar Association website.
Since the passage of ICWA in 1978, the law has been labeled the “gold standard” for child welfare laws — and not just for Indian children. Policies created under ICWA Continue reading Who Can Adopt a Native Child?
Two types of challenges to the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), 25 U.S.C. § 1901 et seq., now feature prominently: equal protection challenges and challenges based on the “intrafamily dispute” Continue reading New Indian Child Welfare Act Challenges On The Horizon