Inter-Country Adoption and Its Judge-Centric Approach in Indian Legal System
The Lex Warrier Online Law Journal, 2014
10 Pages Posted: 3 Apr 2016
Date Written: June 2, 2014
Inter-Country Adoption is one of the most debatable issues in the current Private International Law regime. This concept has helped the needy children in providing them homely environment, which is an essential aspect for proper growth and welfare of the children. With the world-wide recognition of Inter-country adoption, the time has come to validate and legalize the concept in India too. The Indian judiciary has taken pro-active approach in highlighting the pros and cons of the inter-country adoption. With the recent judgment and development in Indian Law, it can be noticed that Indian judiciary as well the lawmakers are determined to work for the welfare and interest of the child. Various landmark judgments has created a ray of hope in the life of the needy children, who may once again sit into the laps of new parent and enjoy the same life, same culture and have the sense of family-hood.
Keywords: Inter-country Adoption, Children, Judiciary, life, family-hood
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