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Lifting Florida’s gay marriage ban allows lesbian couple to be parents

Thursday, January 22, 2015
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The lifting of a same-sex marriage ban in Florida is giving a Palm Beach County infant the right to call both women in a lesbian couple her parents. [...]

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Same-sex couple whose Instagram photo went viral appear in new Nikon campaign

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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A Chicago couple whose Instagram photo of them doing their daughters’ hair went viral last year, are starring in a new commercial for Nikon’s “I am Generation Image” campaign. [...]

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Same-sex couple’s adoption in Oklahoma believed to be among state’s first

Sunday, January 11, 2015
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An adoption decree granted to a married lesbian couple in Okmulgee County is believed to be among the first same-sex adoptions in Oklahoma, the women's attorney says. [...]

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Dallas County to consider expanding family leave policy to cover gay workers

Saturday, January 3, 2015
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The proposal is expected to win approval from county commissioners in the coming weeks. The city of Dallas already has a similar policy in place. [...]

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Tylenol puts modern spin on Norman Rockwell’s classic holiday painting

Monday, December 22, 2014
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One of the campaign's story is of the Beser Carr Schneider Musich Family -- two moms raising three sons, two of which are from a previous marriage to a man. [...]

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Texas lawmakers introduce joint adoption bills for LGBT parents

Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Rep. Rafael Anchia (D-Dallas) and Sen. Sylvia Garcia (D-Houston) filed companion bills Wednesday to amend the Texas Health and Safety Code. [...]

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Rosie O’Donnell: ‘Blood doesn’t make a family, love makes a family’

Monday, December 15, 2014
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Rosie O'Donnell talks about her health and the importance of family, and she shares a special message for aspiring gay parents. [...]

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Perez Hilton on being a gay dad

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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VIDEO: Celebrity blogger Perez Hilton takes a few minutes to share his personal experiences on being a gay dad. [...]

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Vatican says bishops should be led by Pope on issues relating to gay families

Tuesday, December 9, 2014
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The Vatican is urging bishops to be guided by Pope Francis on family issues and pastoral care for gay and divorced Catholics and those living in civil unions. [...]

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Christian parents of gay kids challenging church views on homosexuality

Friday, November 28, 2014
Linda and Rob Robertson point out a quote on the headstone of the grave of their son, Ryan, in Issaquah, Wash. The couple, evangelical Christians, brought their son to "reparative therapy" when he came out to them as gay. His sexual orientation didn't change, and he became addicted to drugs and eventually died of an overdose. The Robertsons are now dedicated to helping other evangelical parents accept their gay children.
Rob and Linda Robertson did what they believed was expected of them as good Christians. When their 12-year-old son Ryan said he was gay, they told him they loved him, but he had to change. He entered "reparative therapy," met regularly with his pastor and immersed himself in Bible study and [...]

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