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LILONGWE - A Malawian court yesterday ruled that Madonna could adopt a baby boy she had met in an orphanage in the country, a lawyer for the US pop star said.
"We are very happy with what the judge has ruled. It is a positive and beautiful judgment that will have an impact on Malawi's adoption laws," Malawian lawyer Alan Chinula said.
The high court judge made the ruling privately in chambers in Lilongwe in the company of lawyers. It was expected to be made public yesterday.
Madonna's adoption of David Banda has been controversial, with critics accusing the government of skirting laws that ban non-residents from adopting children in Malawi.
Madonna said last week the controversy had been difficult to deal with but she was happy to be involved in a case that might pave the way for more adoptions in Malawi.
An estimated one million children in the country have been orphaned by Aids. - Reuters