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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_adoption_in_the_United_States

Laws regarding LGBT adoption in the United States vary, as adoption in the United States is regulated and licensed at the state level. In 2006, adoption by gay couples was illegal in Nebraska, Florida, Michigan, ... For male same-sex couples, becoming a parent can be more costly as, if there is a desire to have a biological ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Utah

Rights for Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Utah have became increasingly enacted since 2014, despite the state's reputation as socially conservative and highly religious. Same-sex marriage has been legal there since the state's ban on same-sex .... LGBT rights advocates have campaigned for faster and more sensitive ...

www.lifelongadoptions.com/lgbt-adoption-resources/lgbt-adoption-laws/nebraska

Nebraska has its own laws pertaining to gay and lesbian adoption. Learn more about LGBT adoption laws in Nebraska.

www.familyequality.org/get_informed/advocacy/adoption_and_foster/our_adoption_and_foster_care_work

Adoption is one of the primary ways that LGBT parents create families, ... restrict same-sex couples from accessing second-parent adoption (Utah, Nebraska, ... We advocate for state legislation that supports the ability of LGBT people to create ...

adoption.laws.com/nebraska-adoption

Most laws for NE adoption are located in Chapter 43 of the state's revised statutes. Additionally, the DHHS provides valuable information about requirements for ...

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/blogs/stateline/2015/08/19/despite-same-sex-marriage-ruling-gay-adoption-rights-uncertain-in-some-states

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. ... Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, ... wards until 2012, when the state started allowing gay couples to become ...

www.omaha.com/news/metro/supreme-court-same-sex-marriage-ruling-has-allowed-kids-to/article_f00225b9-1fba-5d1c-a784-1ee7e76a7fff.html

Jun 27, 2016 ... Nebraska was one of the 13 states that did not allow gay marriage when the high ... director of One Iowa, an LGBT rights advocacy organization in Iowa. ... gay couples have become more willing to consider having children.

www.americanprogress.org/issues/lgbt/news/2010/10/12/8493/state-antigay-adoption-policies-need-to-go

Oct 12, 2010 ... The victory in Florida is a huge win for advocates of children's rights and well- being as well as those working for LGBT equality. ... states that expressly restrict adoption by same-sex couples to three—Michigan, Mississippi, and Nebraska. ... Single gay and lesbian individuals, however, may petition to adopt.

www.takepart.com/article/2013/10/01/state-wont-give-foster-child-gay-couple-who-raised-5-kids

Oct 1, 2013 ... This State Won't Give a Foster Child to Gay Couple Who Raised 5 Kids ... arguing Nebraska's 1995 policy banning them from becoming foster or ... Nebraska still maintains a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, ... That's the message Bryant Huddleston is trying to send as an LGBT rights advocate in ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/05/equality-in-marriage-may-not-bring-equality-in-adoption/393806

May 26, 2015 ... With the Supreme Court set to rule on gay marriage in June, couples like Bode and ... In places like Nebraska, Kentucky, and Ohio, adoption laws are silent— there are no ... Though there may be a hodgepodge of state-adoption laws, ... Advocates argue that state laws which prohibit or discourage same-sex ...