Flores said until recently, it has been difficult to gauge cross-national public opinion toward LGBTQ people. Academic fields and discourse. Although studies of adolescent and young adult offspring of lesbian and gay parents are available e.
Patterson for the American Psychological Association found that the available data did not suggest higher rates of homosexuality among the children of lesbian or gay parents.
Court decision pending. Illegal Penalty: 74 lashes for immature men and death penalty for mature men although there are recorded cases of minors who were executed because of their sexual orientation. In addition, the death penalty is a possible punishment in 6 other countries: Afghanistan, Brunei, Mauritania, Pakistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.
Civil solidarity pact These are realities for many gay people around the world Domestic partnerships in California the District of Columbia Maine Oregon Maryland and Nevada ;  Civil unions in New Jersey Illinois Hawaii and Colorado .
Sexual orientation and gender identity: federal public employment and federal contractors. It seems to be the general opinion of antiquity. Prison on books but not enforced 1. No surgeries or judicial order since Information gathered on surveys is only as accurate as the information given, and it can depend on the way the survey is conducted.
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Accordingly, how children respond to their LGBT parent s coming out has little to do with their sexual orientation or gender identification of choice, but rather with how either parent responds to acts of coming out; i. Retrieved on Ryan Thoreson, a researcher at Human Rights Watch, an international advocacy organization, stressed the importance of having an accurate picture of the global LGBTQ acceptance landscape.
LGBT people can become parents through various means including current or former relationships, coparenting , adoption , donor insemination , reciprocal IVF , and surrogacy.