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ISS/IRC Code COM-ADOPT ENG-035
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Title Unintended Consequences: " Safe Haven " Laws are Causing Problems, Not Solving Them
Author Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute
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Date published/issue 03-00-2003
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute, 525 Broadway, New York, NY 10012, USA - www.adoptioninstitute.
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Page 13 p
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Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Awareness-raising
Abandonment
Prevention-abandon
Child-interest
Free text Executive summary of a report by Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute which criticises the recent " safe haven " laws legalising abandonment passed by a number of States intended to curb the unsafe abandonment of unwanted infants who are often found dead.

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