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More Than 3 Dozen LGBTQ Parents Running for Office in 2018

Politics
The number of LGBTQ candidates running for elected office this year is higher than ever, and it’s no surprise that many of them are parents. Let’s meet them and their families! ...
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U.S. Supreme Court Affirms ‘Obergefell’ Requires Placing Married Same-Sex Parents on Birth Certificates

Politics Editorial
Maintaining a tradition of issuing cases impacting the LGBTQ community on June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Pavan v. Smith, upholding the requirement outlined in Obergefell (the case that banned marriage discrimination based on sexual orientation/gender) that birth and death certificates reflect the same-sex spouse. ...
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Non-Birth Mother Wins Parental Rights in Massachusetts Parentage Case

Karen Partanen/The Salem News
National
Partanen and Gallagher mutually agreed to have children by means of assisted reproduction and then raised the children together. ...
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Jerry Brown Signs Landmark Assisted Reproduction Law

Politics
Without AB 960, a sperm donor might end up being required to pay child support by the state, for example, if the parents conceived through at-home insemination. ...
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Kindergarten Student Rejected from Christian Academy for Having Two Moms

Mt. Erie Christian Academy/Facebook
Faith and Religion
Just before school started, the girl was told she could no longer attend the school where she had gone for both preschool and summer school. ...
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Canada’s Newest Coins Could Feature Gay Families

International
Canada has chosen a shortlist of designs from five categories and in the category of “Character,” one coin shows LGBT families. ...
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Pope Responds to LGBT-Inclusive Children’s Book After Venice Mayor Denounces It

Francesca Pardi and her family/LezPop.it
Faith and Religion International
After Francesca Pardi’s book featuring gay and lesbian animals and families was banned by the mayor of Venice, she received praise by Pope Francis. ...
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Danish Model Josephine Skriver: I’m a ‘Rainbow Baby’

Twenty-two year-old Danish model Josephine Skriver is the product of in-vitro fertilization between her lesbian mother and gay father.
Top News International
Twenty-two year-old Danish model Josephine Skriver is the product of in-vitro fertilization between her lesbian mother and gay father. ...
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Family Spotlight Series: Nette & Jasmine

Top News Columns
In this family spotlight series, The Next Family takes a look inside the lives of Nette, Jasmine and their kids. ...
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Must-See YouTube Channels for Gay & Lesbian Parents

Top News Entertainment
Take a look at the channels of these awesome men and women and the amazing parenting advice they have to offer for same-sex families. ...
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