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Gay Adoption: A Case Study

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Meanwhile, in 2008, a Miami-Dade circuit court judge ruled that the law of not allowing gays to foster and adopt, is not in children’s best interest. The need for foster and adoptive parents is progressing and gay individuals have been called an underutilized resource who can give children the home they deserve while saving government money (DiNitto, 2011). In relevance, Whitney McCormick, a 27 year old female married to the same- gender agrees that people who are gay can give children the same needs just as much as heterosexual couples. McCormick explains, “It’s my right to have children no matter who I am with. I have the same moral values, love and respect for others and myself. I would teach my children the same.” McCormick added, “If gay
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