In Re Wanomi P.

Randall Bruce Hicks

Case Conclusion Date:November 30, 1989

Practice Area:Adoption

Outcome:A case won in the California appellate court

Description:Randy represented the adoptive parents in a case where the birth mother was a member of a Canadian Indian tribe, and the tribe objected to the birth mother's adoption plan. The trial court ruled that the tribe did not have the legal right to intervene in the adoption or stop the adoption, which allowed the adoption to proceed.