Lambda Legal launched an online petition asking the public to help support the couple during this difficult time. News Feed. Virgin Islands. Fairfax: Manassas: Leesburg: Arlington: Fredericksburg: Weekends:
Unlike other hate crime laws in the United StatesIndiana's law does not list specific categories, instead "[making] it an aggravating circumstance that a crime was committed with the intent to harm or intimidate an individual or a group of individuals because of certain perceived or actual characteristics".
See also: Transgender rights in the United States. Nevertheless, LGBT rights in Indiana are still quite limited in comparison to other states with much more liberal laws.
This petition must be a joint petition, meaning both parents must consent to the request for adoption, and the petition shall also indicate whether the petitioners parents seek to change the name of the child. Sign up to receive email updates. A majority of these commitments were for heterosexual conduct.
Federal One, Inc. InGovernor Mitch Daniels added the terms "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" to the list of protected categories in state employment covered by the state's Equal Employment Opportunity policy. Box that Indiana must allow same-sex couples to list both their names on their children's birth certificates.
Indiana US. Retrieved January 2, In , in a divided ruling, the Indiana Supreme Court upheld as constitutionally sufficient an indictment charging the "abominable and detestable crime against nature". American Surrogacy. January 3-December 30, Box that Indiana must allow same-sex couples to list both their names on their children's birth certificates.