The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to hear a foster family’s challenge to the adoption of their former foster daughter under the Indian Child Welfare Act. Read the full Continue reading SCOTUS Turns Down Indian Child Welfare Act Challenge Brought by Foster Parents of Choctaw Girl
On Friday, July 8, 2016, the Court of Appeal of the State of California – Second Appellate District upheld a lower court’s decision in R.P. et al. v. J.E. et Continue reading California Appeals Court Rules in Favor of ICWA Placement Preference in R.P. et al. v. J.E. et al.
A California couple’s fight to reunite with a 6-year-old foster child who was taken from their home last week because she is 1/64th Choctaw Native American has cast a spotlight Continue reading Indian Children’s Law in Choctaw Foster Case Praised by Some, Criticized by Others
On Monday, March 21, pandemonium broke out in Santa Clarita, California, at the home of foster couple Summer and Russell Page as social workers from the Department of Children and Continue reading California Returns Child to Family in ICWA Case (Updated 3/28/2016)