When couples begin examining their options to extend a family, the future can seem overwhelming. Between the options of international adoption, private adoption or agency adoption, couples might not be able to choose the best option for them. In addition, couples might seek counsel regarding surrogacy as an option.
There is no doubt that the political climate surrounding same-sex marriage and gay rights is changing in the United States. Here in Florida, the right to marry was recently extended to same-sex couples who not only have the right to wed but now have the right to legally divorce their spouse as well. Despite this shift though, there are still some legal issues facing same-sex couples in our state. One such issue is that of adoption.