Results tagged “Martin Gill” from The Bilerico Project

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GLAAD's Blue Carpet Gala in Fort Lauderdale

Filed by Father Tony | December 05, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Blue Carpet Gala helps raise funds for GLAAD's work in Florida and across the nation to bring culture-changing stories that increase understanding and build support for full LGBT equality to millions of homes, schools and workplaces.Read More


White House Invites Father at Center of Adoption Victory

Filed by Nadine Smith | December 16, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Martin Gill, the plaintiff in the successful legal challenge to Florida's anti-gay adoption ban, will be attending a White House Holiday Reception today. The invitation follows a direct appeal by Equality Florida to the President asking him to spotlight the...Read More


Cynthia Nixon And ACLU Florida Kick-Off Campaign To End Adoption Ban

Filed by Father Tony | January 11, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

In December of 2008, Guest Contributor Martin Gill wrote about a judge's decision to allow him and his partner to adopt two foster children in their care. Our lead-in to that post was erroneous. We said: On November 25, a...Read More


ACLU argues - again - that Florida's ban on adoption by gay men and lesbians is unconstitutional

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | August 27, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Last November, I predicted that Florida's ban on adoption by gay men and lesbians was on its way out. Yesterday, the fight to end the ban took another step forward. Gay rights lawyers are cautiously optimistic that Florida's Third District...Read More