Choices of the Heart

Faced with family crisis, parents struggle
to make the right decision for their children.
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Choices of the Heart: Adoption
PART 1

An adoptive parent

Kathleen Usher considers returning her 15-year-old adopted son as his behavioral problems mounted.
A father's dilemma
PART 2

A father's dilemma

John McHugh struggles over an international child custody battle involving his 7-year-old daughter.
Cover image for Nanci Nunez story. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff. Story by Patricia Wen/Globe Staff.
PART 3

An immigrant's decision

Nanci Nuñez must decide whether to take her sons back with her as she faces deportation