Guatemala - Casa Quivira case

  Boy from Casa Quivira now in MA

A probe of Casa Quivira, where 46 children in the process of being adopted by U.S. families were seized in a government raid, turned up a slew of irregularities, including at least five cases in which birth mothers were allegedly given false identities to avoid having to seek permission from family members and a judge to give up their babies.Eighteen other mothers could not be found under the identities that case files provided.
Date: 2007-08-11
Number of children: 23

Orphanages

Organizations: Casa Quivira

Agencies

Organizations: Casa Quivira

Location

Antigua
Guatemala
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People & Power - Stolen Babies (video)2009-06-24
US DOS Update: Casa Quivira, Semillas de Amor and Santa Lucia de las Flores cases 2009-03-24
US DOS: Update on Casa Quivira and Semillas de Amor Cases 2009-02-05
US coulple almost adopted stolen Guatemalan baby2008-07-31
Identifies hospitals in the trafficking of children2008-06-25
Girl with No Country2008-06-15
Lawyers accused of involvement in illicit activities, leading the process of adoptions 2008-05-26
U.S. Adoptions Fueled by Guatemalan Kidnappings2008-05-13
Guatemala announces legal review of all 2,300 pending adoption cases 2008-05-01
Guatemala to review pending adoptions2008-04-30
Adoption lawyers charged with trafficking 2008-03-25
Guatemala Adoption Lawyers Charged2008-03-24
Amnesty ruled out for Guatemalan adoption mothers 2008-03-13
Guatemala: No Amnesty for Adoption Fraud2008-03-12
Guatemala Adoption Fraud May Hit U.S.2008-03-11
Guatemala's inquiry raises doubts on U.S. adoptions 2008-03-11
Fraud Leaves Guatemalan Babies in Limbo 2008-03-10
US family awaits Guatemalan twins 2007-12-20
Guatemala adoptions: a baby trade? 2007-12-17
Susana's Statement on PGN Events [not a news report]2007-10-23
New Rules for Lucrative Adoption Business2007-10-16
CNN NEWSROOM 2007-10-07
ANDERSON COOPER 360 DEGREES2007-10-03
Denver dad caught in Guatemala adoption fight 2007-09-04
Cleaning Up International Adoptions2007-08-29
35 Babies Removed From Guatemala Orphanage Catering to Americans 2007-08-24
U.S. adoptive parents are worried about babies taken from Guatemalan adoption home 2007-08-24
9 babies hospitalized after adoption raid in Guatemala 2007-08-21
Guatemalan Officials Release 2 Orphans 2007-08-17
'Babies at risk' in Guatemala row 2007-08-17
In Guatemala, authorities investigating adoption home release 2 babies to U.S. couple 2007-08-17
Under pressure to clean up adoptions, Guatemala cracks down2007-08-16
Owner of Guatemalan adoption agencies denies wrongdoing 2007-08-14
U.S. Embassy Announcement about Casa Quivira2007-08-14
Looking for missing girl in raided nursery2007-08-14
Guatemalan Police Rescue 46 Children Believed Abducted for Foreign Adoption 2007-08-13
'Stolen' Guatemala children found 2007-08-13
Guatemalan officials rescue 46 children found at alleged illegal adoption agency 2007-08-12
Guatemala Adoption Fraud May Hit U.S. 2007-03-11
Guatemala's crackdown on adoptions leaves Michigan families with broken hearts 2007-03-11
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Pound Pup Legacy