abandoned infant

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a child who has been abandoned and whose parents are unknown


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Dakota safe haven statute applies to abandoned infants, which is defined
May-June 2006) overlooks a very real and current trend in China: Thousands of abandoned infant girls have been exported from China for adoptions, most of them coming to the United States.
The number of abandoned infant deaths has dropped more than threefold since 2001, when Los Angeles County launched a campaign encouraging mothers to surrender their unwanted newborns at hospitals and fire stations, a report released today says.
Then, they find a nun at an orphanage who remembers Milagros as an abandoned infant and the details of her adoption.
Then he came across the huge dump - and found an abandoned infant girl near death, half covered with trash.
After a brief rest from her engagement at the University of Iloilo, Poe will make her way to Jaro, where a local churchgoer had found her, an abandoned infant, in the holy water font of the Jaro Metropolitan Cathedral.
When young loner Raymond Toker (Henry Thomas, in a sensitive, restrained performance) happens upon an abandoned infant in the woods, he unwittingly sets off a chain of events that will transform his life.
However, police said it took them just a few hours to arrest the Indonesian mother of the abandoned infant.
The dilemma arises because an abandoned infant cannot prove this.
Based on a briefer from the National Statistics Office, a foundling is a deserted or abandoned infant or child found or a child committed to the DSWD or duly licensed institution, with unknown facts of birth and parentage.
The movie follows a grouchy woolly mammoth (voiced by Ray Romano), a hyperactive sloth (John Leguizamo) and a double-dealing saber-toothed tiger (Denis Leary, channeling Lee Van Cleef) who partner up to bring an abandoned infant boy back to his human tribe.
Child welfare experts weren't surprised by the outpouring of emotion for the abandoned infant.
The Italian film, directed by Giuseppe Piccioni, centers on a young woman who is about to complete her vows as a nun when she finds an abandoned infant in a public park and must deal with her own maternal forces.
SAN DIEGO - An abandoned infant gray whale rescued from the ocean off Marina del Rey had put on 100 pounds since Jan.
The foundation has also rescued over 20,000 abandoned infants, trained over 40,000 nurses and helped over 50,000 orphans.