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Same Sex Marriage in Pennsylvania

Same sex marriages have been legally recognized in Pennsylvania since May 20, 2014, as a result of a decision of a U.S. District Court Judge. On June 26, 2015, the United States Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges established a constitutional right to marriage for same-sex couples. These decisions have had a broad impact […]

How to Adopt in Pennsylvania

Where do people find children to adopt. The most common situation for adoption is within a family: the adopting parent is already related to the child as a step-parent, grandparent, etc. Persons who wish to adopt can also be matched with children who are in foster care, waiting for adoption. In Pennsylvania, there is a […]