On January 4, 2013, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear the appeal of the adoptive parents in South Carolina’s Baby Veronica case involving the Indian Child Welfare Act.  Oral arguments in the case could be as soon as April 2013.

We will provide updates as they become available.  For the history of the case,including the South Carolina Supreme Court decision, see our July 2012 article on the case.

Karen S. Hindson, Hindson & Melton LLC, January 5, 2013.