Slovenia sees first same-sex second-parent adoption

By |2018-01-16T17:30:51-05:00August 11th, 2011|News|

by Rex Wockner


Slovenia’s first same-sex second-parent adoption has been approved by the Ministry of Labor, Family and Social Affairs, according to Ljubljana’s SKUC-LL, the Students’ Cultural Center Lesbian Section.
A new Family Code adopted in June allows a same-sex partner to adopt a partner’s biological child.
The ministry stepped in, SKUC-LL said, after the adoption was denied by the Center for Social Work.

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