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American Adoption Access Laws are and Policies are Upside Down and Backwards
AAC Decree: American AdoptionCongress (2010)
  • Mirah Riben
Abstract

Adoption seals original birth certificates not just from the public, but from the parties named therein. The author argues against the claim that there is any need to continue these antiquated laws to "prtoect" mothers' anonymity.

Keywords
  • adoption,
  • access,
  • equality,
  • birth certificates
Publication Date
Fall 2010
Citation Information
Mirah Riben. "American Adoption Access Laws are and Policies are Upside Down and Backwards" AAC Decree: American AdoptionCongress Vol. 27 Iss. 4 (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mirah_riben/16/