Observations of the legal scene from the Cornhusker State, home of Roscoe Pound and Justice Clarence Thomas' in-laws, and beyond.
Monday, December 24, 2007
Juvenile courts may not consider the willingness of prospective parents to adopt the children of parents against whom the State seeks to terminate parental rights (Section 43-292.02). However the court's considering the adoptive parents' willingness to adopt and other testimony was harmless error and did not impair the terminated parent's due process. In re Interest of Destiny A. et al., S-06-1380, 274 Neb. 713