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Couple defrauded but not deterred

Source: http://www.argusleader.com July 19, 2010 Couple defrauded but not deterred Attempted adoption from Uganda went bad, but parents now have three kids

Lawyers For Doctor Accused of Killing Daughter Speak Out

Source: http://www.newschannel5.com Posted: Jul 13, 2010 7:40 PM by Mark Bellinger LEBANON, Tenn. – A Wilson County pediatrician accused of killing her adopted daughter is still legally able to practice medicine in the state of Tennessee. That’s because there is no law or rule providing an automatic review of a medical license when a doctor… Read more »

French Supreme Court Recognizes Foreign Gay Adoption

Source: http://conflictoflaws.net by GILLES CUNIBERTI on JULY 9, 2010 Yesterday, the French supreme court for private and criminal matters (Cour de cassation) held that an American judgment permitting the adoption of a child by the female partner of the mother was not contrary to French public policy and could be recognized in France.

Big money to be made in the adoption trade

Source:   http://www.telegraph.co.uk If ever there was a scandal which called for the full glare of publicity it is the highly secretive system which allows thousands of children to be sent for forced adoption, writes Christopher Booker.  By Christopher Booker Published: 6:32PM BST 19 Jun 2010

France: Over 80 adopted children are abandoned each year

Source:http://romania-forexportonly.blogspot.com Published in France-Soir, Nicole Korchia, May 3, 2010. The figures are secret and taboo in France: officially 2% of adoptions are doomed to fail in France. But unofficially, the specialists speak bluntly of one out of ten … Our investigation. A terrible fact … The failures of the adoption, is not much spoken about…. Read more »

‘Stalinist’ social workers ‘took children from loving mothers’

Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk By LAURA CLARK and PAUL BENTLEY Last updated at 8:34 AM on 13th April 2010 Social workers behaved like officials in ‘Stalin’s Russia or Mao’s China’ in attempting to remove children from loving mothers, senior judges have said. They warned that social workers in two separate cases tried to put children in foster… Read more »

Andrews asks parents to send adoption forms to Russia

Source:  http://www.irishtimes.com The Irish Times – Tuesday, April 13, 2010 MINISTER FOR Children Barry Andrews has called on parents who have adopted children from Russia to provide reports on their welfare to Moscow to remove Ireland from an adoption blacklist. However, he has insisted that the Government is powerless to compel the Irish parents of adopted… Read more »

Kouchner ne veut pas être “accusé d’enlèvement

Date: 2010-01-19 Source: Le Point Le chef de la diplomatie Bernard Kouchner a mis en garde mardi contre des adoptions précipitées d’enfants haïtiens, jugeant que les autorités françaises ne doivent pas être “accusées d’enlèvement”, même sous un “bon prétexte”. “Sous le bon prétexte de sauver des enfants (…) il ne faut pas qu’on soit accusé… Read more »

Haïti. 13 enfants susceptibles d’être adoptés bientôt en Belgique

Source: www.lalibre.be Mis en ligne le 18/01/2010 Une dizaine d’enfants haïtiens “adoptables” devraient “revenir avec un avion dans les jours qui viennent”, a indiqué lundi la ministre de la Jeunesse en Communauté française, Evelyne Huytebroeck.

Kind zoekt ouders

Source: www.standaard.be Opiniemakers dinsdag 15 december 2009Auteur: DE STANDAARD ANALYSE — ‘Adoptie bevindt zich wereldwijd in crisis’ kopte De Standaard gisteren. In Brussel ging die dag een staten-generaal van start die de knelpunten voor Vlaanderen onder de loep moet nemen. Eén van de grootste problemen? Te weinig kinderen voor te veel ouders.