Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

Attorney: Child and Protective Services specialists need to better understand tribes

 


POPLAR — State child protective specialists who are called out on cases that involve American Indian children don't always comply with federal laws meant to protect enrolled tribal members, an advocate told a committee here Tuesday.

“My experience has been that many social workers lack the basic understanding of tribes not only politically or socially,” said Georgette Hogan Boggio, a Fort Peck Indian Country Welfare Act attorney.

http://mtstandard.com/news/state-and-regional/attorney-child-and-protective-services-specialists-need-to-better-understand/article_8f86b046-88b2-5d42-8d46-355d9a55c7cf.html

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 02/23/2021 18:29