Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Kathleen Hansley told WOSU on Friday there are now plans to put her daughter on a plane out of Haiti tonight. (Friday, January 22, 2010)
The Delaware County sheriff’s office continues to look for witnesses in the abandonment of a newborn found earlier this week in a cluster of bushes . If found, the parent could face prosecution. Meanwhile Ohio’s Safe Havens law provides for the relinquishing of newborns without criminal consequences. But advocates and critics differ on the law’s effectiveness.
A new state law aims to make adoption easier in the state of Ohio. The legislation makes it easier for foster parents to adopt and could lessen burdens on mothers who choose to give up their babies for adoption.
For the first time, the Ohio Supreme Court says some contracts for surrogate parenting are legally enforceable. But that leaves a lot of surrounding questions unanswered.
Right now same-sex couples in Ohio can serve as foster parents and adopt children. But if some republican state representatives get their way all of that could change.
Adoption advocates and a local group are clashing over what is best for foster children. A local group hopes to build a home for children without families to live while awaiting adoption. Some people call the proposed project a new version of an old institution – the orphanage.