Model gay adoptive ‘fathers’ sexually abused 6-year-old for years: offered him to pedophile ring
Australian media covered the adoption of Adam by the gay men, describing the two men as happy, loving fathers.
Newborn Found Buried Alive Alongside Los Angeles Area Walking Path
The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along ...
Baby abandoned at New York City nativity scene. Does this happen often?
Nativity scene baby: Federal records of abandoned babies aren't kept but one non-profit estimates that 3,000 babies have been saved because of laws that encourage parents to abandon children safely.
Dustbin Baby
Dustbin Baby (2001) is a children's novel by English author Jacqueline Wilson. The story focuses on April, a fourteen-year-old girl who was abandoned by her mother in a dustbin when she was only a few...
Dustbin Baby - Wikipedia
Model gay adoptive ‘fathers’ sexually abused 6-year-old for years: offered him to pedophile ring
Australian media covered the adoption of Adam by the gay men, describing the two men as happy, loving fathers.
Newborn Found Buried Alive Alongside Los Angeles Area Walking Path
The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along ...
Rie Fujii
Rie Fujii (藤井 理絵, Fujii Rie) (born 1978 in Tsuwano, Shimane) is a Japanese woman who abandoned her two infant children in an apartment in Calgary, Alberta while she visited her boyfriend. On h...
Cultural variations in adoption
There are several notable cultural variations in adoption, which is an arrangement by which a child whose biological parents are unable to care for it is "adopted" and given the same legal and social ...
Cultural variations in adoption - Wikipedia
Mommy Mommy
Mommy Mommy is a 2007 documentary film directed by Sylvie Rosenthal about a Montreal lesbian couple's five-year-long struggle to have a child.
The film's subjects had been long-time friends and bu...
Baby hatch
A baby hatch is a place where people (typically mothers) can bring babies, usually newborn, and leave them anonymously in a safe place to be found and cared for. This kind of arrangement was common in...
Baby hatch - Wikipedia
Language of adoption
The language of adoption is changing and evolving, and since the 1970s has been a controversial issue tied closely to adoption reform efforts. The controversy arises over the use of terms which, whil...
Same-sex adoption in the United Kingdom
Same-sex couples in the United Kingdom have had the right to adopt since 2002, following the Adoption and Children Act 2002.
In the Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007 Parliament provided th...
Osaka child abandonment case
The Osaka child abandonment case was a case of child abandonment involving two abandoned children in Osaka, Japan. It occurred in late June 2010 when Sanae Shimomura, a 23-year-old Japanese single mot...
José Olallo
José Olallo y Valdés, O.H., (12 February 1820 - 7 March 1889) was a Cuban Hospitaller Brother, who spent his life caring for the poor of the City of Camagüey. He was beatified by the Catholic Church i...
International adoption
International adoption (also referred to as intercountry adoption or transnational adoption) is a type of adoption in which an individual or couple becomes the legal and permanent parent(s) of a child...
Closed adoption
Closed adoption (also called "confidential" adoption and sometimes "secret" adoption) is the process by where an infant is adopted by another family, and the record of the biological parent(s) is kept...
Du Toit v Minister of Welfare and Population Development
Du Toit and Another v Minister for Welfare and Population Development and Others is a decision of the Constitutional Court of South Africa which granted same-sex couples the ability to jointly adopt c...
Du Toit v Minister of Welfare and Population Development - Wikipedia
We Are Dad
We Are Dad is a 2005 documentary film chronicling the story of two male pediatric AIDS nurses who have taken in a number of HIV positive infants as their foster parents. The film outlines the couple'...
List of international adoption scandals
The following is a partial list, by year, of notable incidents or reports of international adoption scandals, adoption corruption, child harvesting, baby-stealing, legal violations in international ad...