Adoption pact met with hope and caution

Mom at Last

When they adopted their son from a Russian orphanage in 2007, veterinarian Dan Genatiempo and his wife, Nancy, endured a year filled with red tape, tens of thousands of dollars in travel costs and months of anxious waiting.

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Russian Themed Adoption Shower Ideas

Russian Adoption Shower Invitations

Do you have a friend growing her family through the adoption of a child from Russia? Would you like to celebrate her joy on the referral of their little Russian “dorogaya” (darling) with an adoption shower themed to their new … Continue reading →

Adopted Russian Children in US Maintain Homeland Ties

Adopted from Russia

Russia may suspend adoptions to U.S. parents over concerns about the treatment of some children. Last year Moscow lifted a previous ban after signing an agreement with the United States to provide safeguards, but Russian officials now say that agreement … Continue reading →

Moscow calls to suspend US adoptions | Russian Adoption

Russian Adoption

Sun Feb 12, 2012 3:18PM GMT Moscow has called for an immediate ban on the adoption of Russian children by the American citizens amid the increasing number of child cruelty cases by the US adoptive parents. In a statement issued … Continue reading →

Woman who returned Russian Adopted Boy faces Lawsuit

By Associated Press, Published: January 24 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — An American woman who sent her adopted Russian son back to Moscow alone on a plane with a note saying she didn’t want him anymore is facing a lawsuit for child … Continue reading →

Russian Adoption Trial Will be Public

SHELBYVILLE — The press and the public will be allowed to attend the upcoming trial of a Tennessee woman who returned her adopted son to Russia. Torry Hansen is being sued for child support by the adoption agency that placed the … Continue reading →