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This is a new legal guide for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) families living in Colorado released by Family Equality Council and One Colorado. This resource provides LGBTQ-headed families and LGBTQ adults considering forming families with detailed and accessible explanations of the current status of federal and state law, including recognition of same-sex marriages, parental rights, adoption, applying for documentation for children, nondiscrimination protections, school policies, healthcare, parental leave, and more. The guide also includes a list of legal documents it is recommended that all LGBTQ families secure in order to ensure their rights and wishes are respected.
Report on State Supreme Court Diversity -- The Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law has analyzed 60 years of data regarding who is serving on state courts of last resort. Published July 23, 2019.