A partner who is not a biological parent of a child can share parental responsibilities with a biological parent or parents if they agree to it, or if the court decides it is in the best interest of a child. Dakerri, who carried the baby, said her insurance covered only a portion of the costs. Retrieved 26 June In the United States, for example, legislation to prevent adoption by LGBT people has been introduced in many jurisdictions; such efforts have largely been defeated. Times of Malta.
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Pregnancy is usually less complicated for lesbian couples, Hopping-Winn said, but it can still be costly.