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Friday, October 5, 2012

CA Legislation Vetoed

From the Sacramento Bee:

Legislation to allow California children to have more than two parents was vetoed today by Gov. Jerry Brown.

The bill would have given judges authority to recognize multiple parents if doing so is "required in the best interest of the child."

On separate legislation watched closely by the gay and lesbian community, however, Brown signed Senate Bill 1172 to prohibit children under 18 from undergoing psychotherapy to change their sexual orientation.

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This legislation is just too controversial. Hard to imagine any governor signing such legislation.

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Lawyers | Oct 5, 2012 9:21:12 AM

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