News » Family

11 thru 20 of 741 Stories

Bill Would Toss Adoption Preference For Heterosexual Couples

By Bob Christie | Jan 24
Democrats in the Arizona Legislature want a law that requires judges to give preferences to married heterosexual couples in adoption stricken from the books.

Parents: Students Ridiculed During Anti-Bullying Workshop

Jan 22
Parents say students at a Pennsylvania school were asked personal questions that opened them up to ridicule during what was supposed to be an anti-bullying workshop.

Mom Lauds Gay Son in Houston Newspaper Ad to Condemn HERO Defeat

Jan 21
After the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO), a law that extended protections to LGBT people in the Texas city was defeated by voters, a mother from Washington state wanted to show support for her gay son, who lives in H-Town.

Now You Can Marry. Welcome to Tax Time! Here's What to Know

By Carole Feldman | Jan 20
What's new when you file your taxes this year? Plenty - including the fact that now gay and lesbian families who have gotten legally married can file accordingly.

Campbell's Soup Dads to Appear in HBO Limited Series 'Big Little Lies'

Jan 13
The two gay fathers who sparked a protest by One Million Moms for appearing in a touching Campbell's Soup ad have landed a huge new acting gig.

High Court Rejects Appeal Over Same-Sex Parental Rights

Jan 11
The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a woman who claims Florida's previous ban on same-sex marriage deprived her of the same parenting rights as married couples.

SF Gay Couple Spearhead Change to Czech Family Law

By Heather Cassell | Jan 10
A San Francisco couple who challenged the Czech Republic's ban on gay adoption won a landmark decision for their family, and they hope it will better the lives of other LGBT families in Europe.

Trans Activist Michaela Mendelsohn Joins Board of Trevor Project

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 8
After competing in the Ms. Senior California Pageant & serving as a consultant to Jenji Kohan in the development of Laverne Cox's character on "Orange is the New Black," most people would be content to rest on their laurels. But not Michaeala Mendelsohn.

Anderson Cooper Helps to Tell Story of Mother in HBO Film

By David Bauder | Jan 8
Since he's always asking people about their lives in his role as a CNN reporter, Anderson Cooper said it felt only natural that he do the same with his own life and that of his famous mother, Gloria Vanderbilt.

School for LGBT Youth Called First of its Kind in Georgia

By Rose French | Jan 5
A first-of-its-kind private school in Georgia aimed at attracting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth and teachers is being established in Atlanta for students who feel bullied or not accepted in traditional schools.

11 thru 20 of 741 Stories