Tag Archives: custody

Justices rule for adoptive couple in Indian custody dispute


WASHINGTON – In a contested interstate adoption case that raised complicated questions about the intersection of federal and state law, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the Indian Child Welfare Act does not automatically bar the adoption of an ...

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No custody for father accused of domestic abuse

A father who was the primary caretaker of a couple’s children should not have been awarded custody and exclusive possession of the marital home where there was a concurrent  domestic abuse proceeding pending against him, the New Jersey Appellate Division ...

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