This bill was regarding punishment to those individuals who kidnap children for ransom or for any other illegal reasons, means or purposes from their natural parents
or their lawful guardians.
The two-day-old baby was taken in by a few days later and Tony was now appealing to his natural parents
to come forward.
NEW birth cert laws in the pipeline will help tens of thousands of adopted children to trace their natural parents
71) The Kaltenbach court stated that the statute permitting adopted children to inherit from their parents did not preclude that child from also inheriting from their natural parents
For years, Peter struggled with a sense of rejection as a result of being parted from his natural parents
at such an early age, but having overcome his resentments, he now seeks to answer some burning questions about his past.
In addition, adoptees and their natural parents
could choose whether they were happy to have their contact details shared with each other.
Looked-after children shouldn't be punished for the failure or inability of their natural parents
to step up - and it does society no good, either.
DNA tests revealed that Maria was not their natural daughter and a worldwide hunt for the natural parents
was launched by Interpol.
The records, held by council officials, contained vital details for children who later wanted to trace their natural parents
Sharing her views, Suraiya Anwar, President, SOS Children's Village Pakistan, said, "The primary objective of SOS Children's Villages is to provide children deprived of their natural parents
a situation which is as close as possible to a natural Home.
The figures did not reveal what happened to the rest but Mr Loughlin said that, while some may be returned to their natural parents
, others would simply grow up in care homes.
While it is understandable that every effort is made to keep young children with their natural parents
, there does seem to be disproportionate barriers in the way of capable couples who only want to provide a loving home.