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- New evidence in an adoption case. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p43
Reveals that last minute evidence has delayed a hearing in the B.C. Court of Appeal in the case of the adoption of David by Jim and Faye Tearoe. The court had ordered David be returned to his birth mother, Tina Sawan, until medical evidence surfaced showing Sawan has recently used drugs and...
- New Jersey lullaby. Padawer, Ruth // Advocate;02/03/98, Issue 752, p13
Focuses on a New Jersey ruling that allows gay and lesbian couples to jointly adopt children. Adoption process for lesbian and gay couples before the ruling; Out of state gay couples as adoptive parents for hard to place wards of the state; Options being considered by the New Jersey Family...
- Assistance for adopting parents. // Practical Accountant;Apr97, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p22
Identifies a US Internal Revenue Service provision that allows parents to claim the dependency exemption or child care credit for an eligible child in their care pending adoption.
- Adoption and smoking. // Pediatrics for Parents;1993, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p9
Reports on the consideration by the British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering to ban the adoption of babies and small children by smokers. Smoking as a health risk to infants and young children.
- The color of desire: Fulfilling adoptive parents' racial preferences through discriminatory state... Banks, R. Richard. // Yale Law Journal;Jan98, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p875
Analyzes the causes, significance and implications of the asymmetry in the attention accorded to race matching and facilitative accommodation. Substantive issues of race and adoption highlighted by the policy of facilitative accommodation; Adoption as a case study in contemporary race politics;...
- The feds move to horn in on adoption. McGovern, Celeste // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;6/14/93, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p28
Cites the National Adoption Study released last month which found a dearth of available infants has given birth mothers new influence over who gets the child, while rigid state-controlled agencies have fallen far behind private agencies willing to accommodate an expectant teen's wishes. ...
- Proposed adoption tax break in jeopardy. Geisel, Jerry // Business Insurance;7/29/96, Vol. 30 Issue 31, p2
Reports on an amendment passed in the US Senate that would let employers reimburse employees for adoption-related expenses without those contributions being added to employees' taxable income. Beneficiaries of the tax breaks; Costs of reimbursing employees of adoption-related expenses.
- RETURN TO OWNER. Benn, Melissa // Community Care;5/23/2002, Issue 1423, p22
Supports the decision of the Australian government to issue in May 2002 a statement of public regret about the treatment of child migrants shipped from Great Britain after World War II. Importance for adopted children to have legal rights to find their first family; Description of different...
- High-five for the president. // Jet;3/10/97, Vol. 91 Issue 16, p33
Presents a photograph of President Bill Clinton giving a high-five to a young boy in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C. President Clinton's plan to increase the number of children adopted from foster care; Cost of the plan.