26 May 2012

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5/26/2012: “Couples flock to Florida in adoption rush,” Ireland Evening Herald

A piece in the Ireland’s Herald explores the US as a sending country in adoption:

“Irish couples wanting to adopt are increasingly turning to Florida in the US, new data shows.

Some 17 babies were adopted from Florida last year, statistics released by Children’s Minister Frances Fitzgerald reveal.

In fact, more children were adopted from the US by Irish residents in 2011 than during the nine years between 2000 and 2008.”

Read the full piece: http://www.herald.ie/news/couples-flock-to-florida-in-adoption-rush-3119471.html

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