Parents

Parents

Same-Sex Adoption Wins Big at the Supreme Court

National
The U.S. Supreme Court reversed an Alabama Supreme Court decision refusing to recognize a lesbian mother’s prior adoption of her three children in Georgia. ...
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Inslee Unveils New Children’s Services Structure in Washington State

Local
The idea to create a separate agency for child welfare was first introduced by legislators in 1988 and numerous proposals have been passed since then. ...
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Kentucky Supreme Court Unanimously Affirms Lesbian Mother’s Right to Custody Petition

National
In a unanimous decision, the Kentucky Supreme Court ruled that Amy H., a lesbian mother, will have her day in court to petition for joint custody of her daughter. ...
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Spouses Sara Gilbert, Linda Perry to Receive Family Equality Council Impact Award

Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry (l-r) will receive the Family Equality Council's Impact Award.
Entertainment
Family Equality Council announced that Greg Berlanti, Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry will be honored at its annual Impact Awards gala March 12. ...
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The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher: A Children’s Book About Two Dads

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National
Two dads, four adopted sons, and many adventures - and misadventures - of one family are waiting for you in Dana Alison Levy’s first novel. ...
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Watch: These French Kids Defy Their Own Gender Toy Stereotypes

National
Systeme U was able to capture something wonderful: when it comes to toys, there is no gender. ...
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Family Holiday Travel Hacks for the Holidays

Travel
Traveling during the holidays is fun, said no one, ever. Traveling during the holidays with kids can be a downright disaster. ...
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Role Models and Manly Things

Editorial
It does take the proverbial village to raise a child, and in this, LGBT and non-LGBT parents are very much alike. ...
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Parenting Beyond Our Genders

Editorial
Some LGBT parents are making the argument that being a mother or a father is not necessarily correlated to being female or male, regardless of one’s gender. ...
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The Ins and Outs of Finding a Doctor for Your LGBT Family

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Health
If they can’t answer simple questions that any parent, straight or single, would ask, then they probably aren’t the best doctor for you or your children. ...
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