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Two fathers helping their little girl pick out the perfect Halloween costume, two mothers cheering on their child at the soccer field. For gay couples, adding children to their family is becoming more and more commonplace.
Social Security has begun processing claims and awarding payments to the surviving spouses of same-sex marriages in what is the latest change made by the federal government to better reflect a post-DOMA legal landscape.
California domestic partnerships dipped during the second half of 2013 compared to the same time period in 2012, as the demand for marriage licenses has increased since decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court led to resumption of legal marriage in the state.
South Asian LGBTs and their allies protested in San Francisco after the Supreme Court in India reinstated a colonial-era anti-gay sodomy law.
On social networking site Reddit users recently shared their experiences being raised by same-sex parents. Here’s what some of them had to say about parental role models, bullying, and more.
A Christian school in Wilmington, N.C., is allegedly trying to implement a policy that would effectively prohibit students from attending if someone from the LGBT community is a member of their family.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday he is directing state tax officials to accept tax returns jointly filed by same-sex couples who have legally married in other states.
The Florida Supreme Court has ruled that a woman who donated an egg to her lesbian partner has parental rights to the child.
A widow in Bethlehem, PA, has filed a lawsuit seeking her rightful inheritance from her partner’s will, after the state ruled their marriage was not valid, and assessed her under the highest tax rate in the state.
An Upper Peninsula woman has no rights to a child born to her former female partner.