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Colorado Court of Appeals Case on Inquiry for ICWA

Here This is a special one:  In this case, the trial court first inquired about the applicability of ICWA at a termination hearing regarding J.A. after orally ordering termination of parental rights. For purposes of ICWA, this was the second child-custody proceeding … Continue reading

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Placement Preference Case out of Nebraska Court of Appeals

Here. In conclusion, we find that good cause exists for a deviation from statutory placement preferences under the ICWA and that the trial court did not err by denying the Tribe’s motion to change placement. Further, the record supports a … Continue reading

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