Rights for Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Utah
became increasingly enacted during 2014, despite the state's reputation as
socially conservative and highly religious. Sa...
Marriage equality on a national level ensures that LGBTQ couples are ... Lesbian,
gay, bisexual and transgender people become parents because they want to ...
Become an advocate for fairness and help ensure all Utahns are treated the way
Nov 7, 2016 ... Culture of silence' • Equality Utah says curriculum laws barring discussions of ...
In a national first, LGBT advocates sue Utah schools over 'anti-gay' laws ... and
long-term negative impacts on their health and well-being.” ... He says he was
barred from talking about his uncle's same-sex marriage at sc...
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
Advocacy · Equality Maps · Resources · Family Stories ... Foster care non-
discrimination laws protect LGBT foster parents from ... Other states ban adoption
by unmarried couples, effectively resulting in a ... Utah prohibits unmarried
couples from fostering. ... Access to joint adoption may require being in a legall...
The Utah adoption requirements are very strict, and §78B-6-117(3), A child may
not ... According to Section 3, same sex couples cannot register for UT adoption.
While most adults qualify to foster and adopt, eligibility requirements vary
between ... AdoptUSKids provides support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender,
Jan 30, 2016 ... Gay Rights Advocates Vow to Fight Utah Bill on Adoptions. By THE ... if they had
a relationship with the child, like being relatives or neighbors.
Feb 24, 2016 ... A proposal to ensure the equal treatment of Utah's married gay couples ... the
right to continue to teach and advocate for the principles and "family ... "This is
really about people and about children being loved," Romero said.
Chris Wharton Law is one of the leading LGBTQ advocacy firms in Utah. ...
Adjudicated the first common law marriage for a same-sex couple in Utah (and
one ... 13" after being arrested for protesting LGBTQ rights at the Utah State