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In re E.C.

Ruling by

Kathleen A. Meehan

Lower Court

Kern County Superior Court

Lower Court Judge

Susan M. Gill
Department of Human Services inquiry into child's potential Indian ancestry fell short because it failed to conduct a further inquiry under the Indian Child Welfare Act, and failed to document any inquiry or its findings in the record.



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