Same-Sex Spouses Turn To Adoption To Protect Parental Rights

By Ailsa Chang

If a man and a woman are married and a child is born, the man is automatically a parent. But if a woman who gives birth is married to another woman, parental rights are not guaranteed for her spouse.

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Source:: http://www.npr.org/2017/09/22/551814731/same-sex-spouses-turn-to-adoption-to-protect-parental-rights?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=storiesfromnpr