News Brief: Marriage Equality Victory Is Also a Victory for Children

The U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage should have a positive impact on same-sex adoption.

obergefell v. hodges

The United States Supreme Court decision on June 26, recognizing marriage as a constitutional right for same-sex couples, will also have a positive impact on adoption. Obergefell v. Hodges should pave the way to make adoption an option for more families and provide greater security for existing families formed through same-sex adoption. Adoptive Families wholeheartedly applauds the historic decision.


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