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Timeline of LGBT history - Wikipedia

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The following is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history. .... The first recorded same-sex marriage occurs during his reign, homosexual prostitution is taxed, and if som...

GLAD / Know Your Rights / Information by State / Maine

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Nov 14, 2016 ... 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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Reform Efforts · Advocacy Groups · Anti-LGBT Adoption Laws · Failures of Federal ... To adopt in Maine, you must e-mail the state's Child and Family Services Department. ... requirements of a Maine Adoption; these requirements include minimum age, residency issues etc. .... German Court Strengthens Gay Adoption...

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.

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 ...

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, transgender, and ...

Please join Congressman and Gay Rights Advocate Barney Frank ...

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Congressman and Gay Rights Advocate Barney Frank and the Maine Justice Foundation (MJF) to launch MJF's. New LGBT ... Being both poor and LGBT ... to January 2011, Frank worked with the Bush Administration to adopt the short-term  ...

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, ...

Human Rights Campaign: Advocating for LGBTQ Equality

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The Human Rights Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality.

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Family Law in Maine - GLAD

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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 ...

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, ...

Maine's Equality Profile - Movement Advancement Project

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Adoption and Parenting Laws, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity. Law Exists? Tally, Law Exists? Tally. Second-Parent and Stepparent Adoption for Same-Sex ...