In a mother's appeal of an order terminating custody to her two children, pursuant to Welfare and Institutions Code section 300, the Juvenile Court's judgment terminating parental rights is reversed where the Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) failed to comply with the notice requirements of the Indian and Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA), 25 U.S.C. section 1901 et seq.

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Jun 22, 2017
Considering the excessive weight of motor vehicles, the number of drivers on Georgia roads on any given day, not to mention the number of motor vehicle accidents, people are going to be killed as a result…
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May 22, 2017
Divorce is never something you plan on in your life. When you walk down the aisle on your wedding day, you’re not anticipating having to consider what a wage garnishment is, if divorce happens. If you’re…
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Apr 20, 2017
When it comes to commercial driver’s licenses and traffic-related offenses, including driving under the influence (DUI), it’s important to understand that there are federal regulations as well as state…
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Mar 30, 2017
When two individuals have children together, there is an obligation to support them, whether the parents have separated, divorced, or if they were never married. Yet, many children continue to grow up…
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