Latest International adoption News

US couple accused of ditching adopted girl, moving to Canada

Sep. 13, 2019 3:46 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana prosecutors have charged a couple with abandoning their adopted daughter in 2013 and moving to Canada, leaving the girl, who was just 11 years old and has dwarfism, in a rented apartment but providing her with no other financial support. Tippecanoe County prosecutors filed...

Law governing adoptions of Native American children upheld

Aug. 9, 2019 6:31 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 1978 law giving preference to Native American families in foster care and adoption proceedings involving American Indian children is constitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Friday, reversing a lower court judge in a case fraught with emotional arguments over adoptive families...