US Supreme Court case considering Indian adoption

Here's an interesting controversy about adoption.

Commentary by Arlen Card

Adoption - A happy solution?Native American children have been the subject of adoption for years. I, personally, know people who have had several of these children come to their home and grow to adulthood happily. Read this article, then come back and tell me what you think.

 

US Supreme Court case considering Indian adoption

"COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) The U.S. Supreme Court could be looking to invalidate a long-standing federal policy governing the adoption of Native American children. Later this year, the high court is set to hear an appeal from a South Carolina couple seeking …"
http://www2.counton2.com/news/2013/jan/20/us-supreme-court-case-considering-indian-adoption-ar-5407626/

 

So What's Best for These Adopted Children?

Clearly, there is no bright-line rule of thumb about what's best for all Native American kids who might be eligible for adoption. But on a case-by-case basis, I believe the best path will be fairly obvious.

I do, however, welcome your thoughts on the matter. Please speak your mind….