Adopted Boy Sent Back to Russia Showing No Signs of Violent Behavior, Russian Officials Say

The Russian boy whose adoptive U.S. mother sent him back to Moscow has shown no signs of the violent, psychiatric behavior she cited among the reasons for returning him, according to Russian officials who have examined 7-year-old Artyem Saviliev. Torry Hansen of Shelbyville, Tenn., told Russian officials in a note pinned inside the boy's pocket that adoption officials there had lied to her about Artyem's mental stability. "No, no this is not true," Pavel Astokhov, Russia's children's rights...Full Story
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