Parents

Parents

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Local Politics
Despite the fact that Rachelle had been a stay-at-home parent to the couple’s three children for 15 years, the trial court gave primary custody to the father. The trial court also restricted Rachelle from discussing religion, homosexuality or so-called “alternative lifestyle concepts” with the children. ...
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Chelsea and Jessamy with their son.
National
The state of Wisconsin must now issue accurate birth certificates listing both parents for the children of married same-sex couples. ...
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Highlights Hello Magazine
National
Highlights Magazine gave one queer mom a less than satisfactory answer about why they haven’t included LGBTQ families on their pages - and LGBTQ families are responding. ...
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National
Suzan McLaughlin and her former wife, Kimberly, were married in 2008. Suzan and Kimberly jointly decided to have a child together using an anonymous sperm donor. ...
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Family Equality Council/Shelbi Day
National
Shelbi Day will be responsible for Family Equality Council’s advocacy with federal agencies and will manage a federal and state legislative portfolio. ...
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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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National
In Laveen, Ariz., Jennifer Redmond runs a group where only LGBT foster teens live. It’s been open for nine months. ...
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Family Eq Florida
Health
Married same-sex couples in Florida can now receive birth certificates that list both parents. ...
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Health
A study from the University of California has found women in lesbian relationships feel more parental stress than straight couples. ...
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Health
A new report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services shows increasing national support for adoptions by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parents. ...
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