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The California Domestic Partnership Law

What it means for you and your family. Open PDF

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Child Custody and Visitation Issues for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Parents in Florida

This document provides a summary and discussion of relevant Florida law for attorneys who are representing LGBT parents in custody and visitation cases in Florida. Open PDF

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Florida Adoption FAQ – What Does the Adoption Decision Mean for Me and My Family?

This FAQ answers questions for families who wish to adopt in Florida. Open PDF

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AB 2356: Equal Access to Fertility Medical Care FAQs for Providers

This bill allows providers to offer people seeking to conceive using a known sperm donor access to certain fertility services on the same terms as different-sex couples. Download PDF

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Human Rights Ordinances in Florida Municipalities

A chart outlining the municipalities in Florida that have Human Rights Ordinances and the extent of their coverage. Download PDF

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Asserting Choice: Health Care, Housing, and Property—Planning for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults

This publication explores many pressing issues—such as health care, housing and property rights—of relevance to the LGBT older adult community. Open PDF

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Foreign and International Law in Gay Rights Litigation: Separated and Unequal

U.S. immigration law unfairly impacts the lives of lesbian and gay couples in committed bi-national relationships and is a glaring exception to a growing trend in western democracies towards recognition of immigration rights for same-sex bi-national couples. Open PDF

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SB 1441 Fact Sheet: Protection From Discrimination Based On Sexual Orientation And Gender Identity In State Operated Or State Funded Programs In California

Read how California’s SB 1441, which added sexual orientation and gender identity to the already established law that prohibits state-funded programs and/or activities from discriminating against participants, influences the LGBT community. Open PDF

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California Public Benefits Issues for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients: A Guide for Attorneys and Advocates

A guide for attorneys and advocates in California who are representing LGBT clients seeking public benefits, including Social Security, health benefits, income assistance, disability and unemployment, veterans benefits, and more. Download PDF

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Planning with Purpose: Legal Basics for LGBT Elders

Written for LGBT elders and their families and caregivers, it includes information about issues related to relationship recognition, finances, health care, long term care, planning for the care of minor or disabled children, inheritance, elder abuse, and discrimination against LGBT elders. Open PDF

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