All articles tagged "adoptions"

Russia refuses to prohibit adoptions into the US Russia refuses to prohibit adoptions into the US

19 Mar, 12:11 PM 6 comments

The Russian Parliament has refused to ban adoptions of its orphans by American nationals. The measure was suggested by a Communist MP, bitter about the December acquittal of a US father responsible for the death of his adopted son from Russia.

Tags: adoptions, children, US

Parents of drowned adopted Russian boy cleared of murder Parents of drowned adopted Russian boy cleared of murder

2 Apr, 01:03 PM 20 comments

The foster family of Russian orphan Maxim Vorobyev has been given the go ahead to bury him, five weeks after the 16-year-old was found dead in the sea off Malta.

Tags: adoptions, Maxim Vorobyev

Court orders Portuguese couple to return adopted daughter to Russian mom Court orders Portuguese couple to return adopted daughter to Russian mom

19 May, 12:25 PM 17 comments

After a two-year trial, a Portuguese court has ruled to take an adopted daughter from a Portuguese couple and return her to her Russian mother.

Tags: children, adoptions, Portugal

Russian woman sells baby son for $25 Russian woman sells baby son for $25

17 Jun, 05:29 PM 16 comments

A woman has been detained after attempting to sell her one-year old son for $25.

Tags: children, adoptions

Adoptions from Russia losing popularity in the US – official Adoptions from Russia losing popularity in the US – official

27 Jul, 12:12 PM 156 comments

Americans are adopting fewer Russian orphans than they used to, a US official has said.

Tags: children, adoptions, US



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