Forgot your password? Discover Thomson Reuters. Ina Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled in favour of a non-biological lesbian caregiver having visitation rights with a girl she claims she raised from birth to age 3 [R2. In Democratic states, legislators have instituted nondiscrimination rules for adoption and foster care agencies that receive government funds.
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Civil Asset Forfeiture. Yet a University of Oregon survey of 19, studies related to same-sex parenting found that children raised by gay and lesbian couples were no different than those raised by parents of the opposite sex. During its next term starting in October, the U.
See 2. On 07 JulyAllegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald gave county employees in same-sex domestic partnerships another year until 30 June to marry to acquire county benefits [R2.
In , a Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled in favour of a non-biological lesbian caregiver having visitation rights with a girl she claims she raised from birth to age 3 [R2. Taking a broad view, Olson notes that children and adults in the adoption and foster care system benefit when there is a wide "marketplace" where qualifying agencies aren't shut out of the system when it's not necessary.
A hearing on the bill was expected in April [R3.