A federal judge ordered Indiana to extend the same rights of parenthood to same - sex couples as others by listing both parents on their.
Indiana will fight ruling ordering same - sex parents' names on birth A landmark ruling by a federal judge last year that required Indiana to list biological father or an adoptive parent on a child's birth certificate. equally under the law, including same - sex couples,” said campaign This Story Filed Under.
Judge Rules Same - Sex Couple Can Have Both Names on Son's Birth Certificate. Published The office had refused to issue a birth certificate listing both as the boy's legal parents. Upton . Sponsored Stories You May Like.
View the E-Newspaper Manage your Newsletters View your Insider deals and more Member ID Card Chat Support Chat Support Log Out Subscribe today for full access on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Palm Beach County News. Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about A federal judge previously ordered the state of Indiana to list both same-sex spouses on their child's birth certificate. Upton, of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund Inc. In her ordershe takes the department to task for not updating its forms and procedures even though it concedes married female couples who conceive through artificial insemination have the same right to a two-parent birth certificate as opposite-sex parents. Visit our other sites.