Wednesday, December 24, 2008

NARF wins important ICWA Victory for Indian children & tribes

BOULDER, CO - The Native American Rights Fund recently won a lower court case in the State of Colorado to enforce the absolute and unconditional right of an Indian tribe to intervene in a child custody proceeding under the Indian Child Welfare Act. The case involved an Indian child eligible for membership in the Osage Nation of Oklahoma who was involved in a child custody proceeding as defined under ICWA. (Read more)…