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Timeline of LGBT history

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The following is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history. .... 342 – The first law against same-sex marriage was promulgated by the .... but has a male member and ...

GLAD / Know Your Rights / Information by State / Maine

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Sep 18, 2015 ... Through strategic litigation, public policy advocacy, and education, ... GLAD won the right of same-sex couples to jointly adopt in Maine, ... Single gay people can adopt in Maine; same-sex couples can jointly become the legal ...

Getting Married in Maine | EqualityMaine

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Marriage for same-sex couples is now legal in Maine. Before you ... Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) offers these tips on getting married: • To get a ...

Maine Adoption - Adoption | Laws.com

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After contacting your local Department of health and Human Services office, you must go over the general requirements of a Maine Adoption; these requirements  ...

Despite Same-Sex Marriage Ruling, Gay Adoption Rights Uncertain ...

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Aug 19, 2015 ... Florida's 1977 ban on gay adoption had only recently been overturned ... program at the Human Rights Campaign, which advocates for gay rights. ... wards until 2012, when the state started allowing gay couples to become ... Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri ...

The Adoption Mentors - Children Awaiting Parents

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... child advocacy, acting as mentors to eliminate the barriers for children being ... They championed the advocacy of adoptees demanding the names of their ... ( Florida has finally changed its law to permit gay adoption.) ... Under her direction MAPS grew to one of the largest agencies in the country with three offices in Maine, ...

One year after gay marriage is legalized, Maine advocates warn of ...

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Nov 6, 2013 ... PORTLAND, MaineGay rights advocates gathered in Portland on Wednesday ... falling from the sky” in the year since Mainers legalized same-sex marriage, ... 29, 2012, to become the state's first legally married gay couple, ...

Gay and Lesbian Adoption and Parenting | Nolo.com

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The legal rights of same-sex parents, from adoption to coparenting to second ... Education Fund (www.lambdalegal.org), and Gay and Lesbian Advocates ... District of Columbia, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New ... nonbiological parent) is most likely to become an issue if a same-sex couple splits up.

Human Rights Campaign: Advocating for LGBTQ Equality

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... Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality. ... Trump: Marriage Equality.

Second-Parent Adoption Laws - Family Equality Council

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Foster care non-discrimination laws protect LGBT foster parents from discrimination by foster care agencies and officials. Some states explicitly restrict foster ...

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Family Law in Maine - GLAD / Know Your Rights / Information by ...

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Single gay people can adopt in Maine; same-sex couples can jointly become the .... advocating that the federal government respect the marriages of same-sex ...

Gay Adoption - Adoption | Laws.com

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That being said, gay adoption is; however, prohibited by the majority of countries ... United States: Washington D.C., New Jersey, New York, Indiana, Maine, ...

Who can adopt/foster? - AdoptUSKids

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While most adults qualify to foster and adopt, eligibility requirements vary between ... AdoptUSKids provides support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender ...