15 May 2012

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5/15/2012: “Guatemala mom to ask US court help on adopted girl “

Another update in the Karen Abigail case:

“A Guatemalan mother who says her child was stolen and later turned over to a U.S. couple for adoption said Tuesday that she will go to a Missouri court seeking to get her daughter back now that the U.S. State Department has said it doesn’t have jurisdiction to help return the girl…”

Read the full article here: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_20631164/guatemala-mom-ask-us-court-help-adopted-girl

3 Comments
3 Comments
  1. So the State Department rolled over on this one? I suspect Senator Mary Landrieux may have brought pressure, along with Missouri Senator Roy Blunt and Congressman Sam Graves. Shameful that the US State Department is supporting kidnapping and human trafficking.

  2. http://www.prensalibre.com/opinion/secuestro_0_701929834.html

    editorial about the case in Prensa Libre

  3. Give the child back to the mom.

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