How Unjust Family Laws Are Keeping LGBT Parents Away From Their Children
Even as public perception shifts and marriage equality gains headway, LGBT parents, who are raising an estimated 6 million children in the U.S., face discriminatory parental and adoption rights. Many trans parents especially have to choose between retaining custody of their children and coming out.
Baby Veronica Handed Over To Adoptive Parents After Long Custody Battle
A Cherokee girl, known as Baby Veronica, at the center of a four-year custody dispute was handed over to her adoptive parents on Monday night. Questions raised by the case over parental rights, tribal adoptions, heritage, and child welfare remain unresolved for many.