Families in limbo as Russia bans U.S. adoptions

You've reached 4 FREE premium stories this month

Simply register to continue. It's free.

Register Learn more

Already registered? Click here to login.

Opposition activists protest against a bill banning U.S. adoptions of Russian children in St. Petersburg, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012. Defying a storm of domestic and international criticism, Russia finalized a ban on Americans adopting Russian children. President Vladimir Putin signed the bill into law on Friday. Photo by AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky
Advertisement