ByClaudia Corrigan D'Arcy

Since 2005, Claudia Corrigan D’Arcy has been blogging about life as a birthmother. Her writing on adoption issues has been published in The New York Times, What to Expect, Adoption Today, Adoption Voices, Gazillion Voices, and many others. She is dedicated to Adoptee Rights legislation and changing the unethical adoption industry.

  1. Previously: Veronica Brown and the Indian Child Welfare Act. Though she is now a walking, talking preschooler, the headline read, "Baby Veronica Handed Over to Adoptive Parents." On the night of Monday September 23, 2013, Veronica Brown was removed from the care of her biological father and transferred to the custody of the couple who wanted her. The case that started in South Carolina Family Court as "Adoptive Couple vs. Baby Girl," went all…