Sunday, August 12, 2012

Some Latin American countries surprisingly progressive on gay marriage and rights

Some Latin American countries, despite their macho and conservative Catholic nature, are more progressive on gay marriage than most of the United States.

A Sunday (Aug. 12) story on o A10 of the Washington Post by Juan Forero reports the case of Ana Leiderman and Veronica Botero, married in Germany, but returned to Medellin, Colombia. Their case is now under review by Colombia’s highest court.  Leiderman had children by artificial insemination. If she passes, would Botero have inheritance rights and legal responsibility to raise the kids?

The link is here

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