It’s hard to believe that gay adoption was completely illegal for over 30 years in the state of Florida. But in 2010, the Florida Court of Appeals ruled that the law prohibiting LGBT adoption was unconstitutional. Still, the adoption process for gay and lesbian couples may vary slightly from that of a heterosexual couple. The following information should help you better understand the process of gay adoption in Florida.
Ways to Adopt
Many LGBT people and gay couples have successfully adopted children into their families since gay adoption has become legal in Florida. There are several ways to go about adoption in Florida.