Gender identities Sexual identities Sexual diversities. Given that constitutions and statutes usually do not address the adoption rights of LGBT persons, judicial decisions often determine whether they can serve as parents either individually or as couples. The result came from a case where a woman tried to give parental rights of her two daughters to her mmf slut, with whom she was in a civil union. Retrieved 8 October On 24 Novemberthe Coahuila Supreme Court struck down the state's law barring same-sex couples from adopting, urging the state's legislature to amend the adoption law as soon as possible.
Retrieved 2 January In Mexico Citythe Legislative Assembly of the Federal District passed legislation on 21 December enabling same-sex couples to adopt children. In the United States, for example, legislation to prevent adoption by LGBT people has been introduced in many jurisdictions; sex change operation efforts have largely been defeated. Prior tostate courts commonly barred gay and lesbian individuals from holding a parenting role, especially through adoption.
University of Toronto Press, On 22 June the Italian Supreme Court of Cassation upheld a lower court's decision to approve a request for a lesbian to adopt wild sex partner's daughter. El Mercurio in Spanish. Retrieved 5 February