Me and my wife were married before we had AI thro home insemination, my wife is the birth mother, I am also on the birth certificate. I then worried about what would happen if my wife died, would I be seen as my sons parent with full parental responsibility.
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If you cannot reach an agreement or if the agreement breaks down you or the donor can apply to the court for a child arrangements order. Being identified as a legal parent can often be emotionally important to the people raising the child and the child itself.
Understanding the Benefits of Marriage and Family Therapy. If a same-sex couple has chosen to marry and has children after marriage, state courts will view each parent as having visitation and custody rights to any children born during the marriage. It also might force state lawmakers to reconsider a year-old law regarding the rights of sperm and egg donors.
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Bomer is also a cool dad -- he lets his three boys dress however they'd like, in order to "cultivate their own sense of expression in the world. I am planning to write further blogs to cover some of the above-mentioned issues in more detail — if you are in a same-sex relationship and have questions about a family law issue, or would like to see a certain topic covered, please let me know.
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