Governor’s Response to NPR Reports

I have obtained a copy of much of the information that the South Dakota Governor’s Office sent out to legislators and the media in response to the recent NPR reports on Native American Children in Foster Care.  There is a wealth of good and specific information, and all of these are recommended reading for anyone…

Child Welfare Funding – A Closer Look

In my previous comments on the NPR series on Native American children in foster care, I indicated that significant federal funding exists to subsidize foster care placements, but relatively little funding exists for programs to prevent foster care placements.  I have done some research since making this statement, and the numbers I have found appear…

Welcome to my blog.

Welcome to my blog.  Check back regularly for the latest legal news and information, as well as information about my practice and what I’ve been up to. If you are reading this, the latest news about my practice is that my newly redesigned website is now online.  Feel free to contact me and let me…