Adoption: future legal issues

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This article identifies key challenges in adoption law - the human rights context, delays in the care proceedings process, the greater emphasis on placement within the family and the excessive regulation of the adoption process. All these operate to make it more difficult to achieve adoption within the child's timescale.
Translated title of the contributionAdoption: future legal issues
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)80 - 83
Number of pages4
JournalAdoption and Fostering
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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Publisher: British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering


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