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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Parts of a federal law giving Native American families preference in the adoption of Native American children were effectively struck down Tuesday by a sharply divided federal appeals court, a defeat for tribal leaders who said the 1978 law was important to protecting their families and culture.

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday reversed a ruling by a lower court judge who denied a same-sex couple’s petition to adopt a child, based not on state law but on the legal definition of “wife” that he pulled from a law dictionary.

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In the start-up category, Rover noted, adoption fees typically range from $50-$500, but can balloon into the thousands if you choose to buy a puppy from a breeder instead. Regardless of where your pup comes from, if they aren’t spayed or neutered, that surgery can cost anywhere from $35 to $400. However, if you adopt your dog, the adoption fee often covers a spay or neuter.

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Surges in dog and cat adoptions have been reported across the country, and the news service Bloomberg posted the recent headline: "Newest shortage in New York: The city is running out of foster dogs."

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Morando and Dean aren't the only ones who have thought this extra time at home would be ideal for adding that much-wanted pet to the family.

Hey, good news! The way it looks the adoption is going to happen before long!! The adoption worker contacted us today wondering if she could c…

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The good folks at York Adopt a Pet are kept hustling with the 24-7 challenge of physically and emotionally caring for the hundreds of rescue a…

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Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part column from Gloria about their long journey through the foster care system and, ultimately, to a…

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Donald Trump Jr. said in a July 8, 2017, statement to the New York Times that the meeting participant "primarily discussed a program about the adoption of Russian children." The statement does not mention that he was promised damaging information about Clinton.

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