Arkansas

Friday July 7th, 2017

Arkansas Department of Health to issue same-sex birth certificates

The U.S. Supreme Court overturned an Arkansas law which forced same-sex wives to have a court order to be listed on their children’s birth certificates.    The […]
Thursday April 20th, 2017

Listing same-sex parents on birth certificates in Arkansas moves to U.S. Supreme Court

The legalization of same-sex marriage in 2015 did not address same-sex parenting in the United States. For those couples, the legal gap between marriage and parentage […]
Wednesday December 2nd, 2015

Ruling in Arkansas Allows Birth Certificate Amendments

The landmark gay marriage ruling was the first step. Solid parentage laws are the next frontier for gay parents,and a recent ruling in Arkansas just made […]