August 22, 2011
New Decree for Pipeline Cases
I know nothing more than what is in this story. It was the first I had heard of this..
Posted by Kevin at August 22, 2011 04:24 PM
"parents whose adoptions were halted midway by the ban can complete the process if they prove a "prolonged" relationship with the child and that they were not responsible for any fraud, among other requirements. The possibility of a domestic adoption must also be ruled out."
That seems like at least 3 loopholes that could be used to derail almost any case. And this seems to involve only 44 cases of nearly 400. I'd love to be optimistic, but it's hard to be....