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Baby Veronica's Father Turns Himself in After Refusing to Hand Her Over

Baby Veronica’s Father Turns Himself in After Refusing to Hand Her Over

by Von Diaz on August 13 2013, 10:15AM

Dusten Brown had a warrant out for his arrest after he failed to show up for a court-ordered hearing to deliver Baby Veronica to the couple that wants to adopt her.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Baby Veronica To Be Adopted by White Couple

Baby Veronica To Be Adopted by White Couple

by Aura Bogado on July 17 2013, 5:42PM

South Carolina’s Supreme Court rules to take the Cherokee child away from her father.

Topics: Baby Veronica, /NOW

A Hard Blow to Tribal Sovereignty

A Hard Blow to Tribal Sovereignty

by Aura Bogado on June 25 2013, 12:23PM

The high court focused on race—rather than tribal sovereignty—in a landmark adoption case.

Topics: Baby Veronica, /NOW

The Cherokee Nation's Baby Girl Goes on Trial

The Cherokee Nation’s Baby Girl Goes on Trial

by Aura Bogado on April 24 2013, 9:56AM

The Supreme Court’s hearing about the Indian Child Welfare Act last week had everything to do with tribal sovereignty. Here’s why.

Topics: Baby Veronica, History, Politics

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