Thursday, October 25, 2012

Birth Certificates

From the Boston Globe:

It seemed like a minor adjustment. To comply with the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling that legalized gay marriage in 2003, the state Registry of Vital Records and Statistics said it needed to revise its birth certificate forms for babies born to same-sex couples. The box for “father” would be relabeled “father or second parent,’’ reflecting the new law.

Read what happened next here.

Hat Tip: Naomi Cahn

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2012/10/birth-certificates.html

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