The “Baby Veronica” case, as it has been dubbed, has split many throughout the country. Some say it’s a case of adoptive parental rights. Some say it’s a case of the Indian Child Welfare Act. But, at its essence, is a little girl who is now ...
The Cherokee One Feather · 10/1/2013
Veronica's biological father, Dusten Brown, and adoptive parents, Matt and Melanie Capobianco, met before a Cherokee County District Judge in Tahlequah, Okla. A mediation agreement was reached, but the details will not be made public because the judge ...
Yahoo News · 7/27/2015
The last week of June ushered forth a history changing Supreme Court decision embroiled in controversy. While most in the United States were keenly aware of the repeal of DOMA, it was actually a decision made the previous day which held major … · 7/6/2013
In a custody battle that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, Matt Capobianco, a former longtime employee of Glasspro in Charleston, S.C., and his wife, Melanie, have won custody of the daughter they have sought to adopt for more than two years ...
glassBYTEs · 8/16/2013
Much has been made this week of the Supreme Court’s decision that the Indian Child Welfare Act did not apply in the case of Baby Veronica. South Carolina later reversed its earlier decision and returned Veronica to her adopted parents, removing her ...
Patheos · 9/27/2013
While the nation’s eyes were turned towards the nightmare that unfolded in Boston last week, a very different kind of mess was being argued before the Supreme Court in Washington D.C. The Baby Veronica case, as it’s called, involves a biological father ...
BabyCenter Blog · 4/23/2013
(Newser) – After nearly four years of legal battles that went all the way to the Supreme Court—and then kept going—the "Baby Veronica" saga came to an end today, as the girl's biological father announced that he was ending all litigation in the case.
Newser · ByKevin Spak · 10/10/2013
The Tulsa World reports the contempt case was dropped Thursday after Dusten Brown and the Cherokee Nation reached an agreement with Matt and Melanie Capobianco, who are the adoptive parents of 4-year-old Veronica. Brown faced contempt charges …
KOCO Oklahoma City · 1/17/2014
Matt and Melanie Capobianco are celebrating their reunion with four-year-old baby Veronica, the child they have been trying to adopt since birth. The Capobianco's were fighting a bitter custody battle with their daughter's biological father, Dusten Brown.
Latin Times · 9/24/2013
A South Carolina court might decide who will raise baby Veronica after the nation's top justices ruled Tuesday in favor of the James Island couple who tried to adopt her. The S.C. Supreme Court must take up the remanded case within 25 days, attorneys said.
The Post and Courier · 6/25/2013