Lesbian and Gay Parenting

Scope and Content

Papers, publications and court proceedings pertaining to the Lesbian Rights Project, San Francisco. Unpublished material includes the conference papers for the Lesbian Rights Project's 'Lesbian and Gay Employment Rights Conference'.

Publications:

Bozett, F W, 'Gay Fathers: Evolution of the Gay-Father Identity', 'American Journal of Orthopsychiatric Association' 51:3 (Jul 1981)

Friend, T L and Liberty, P, 'Employment Related Benefits', excerpt from Achtenberg, R (ed), 'Sexual Orientation and the Law', 1985

Friend, T L and Liberty, P, 'Recognising Lesbian and Gay Families: Strategies for Extending Employment Benefit Coverage', San Francisco: Lesbian Rights Project

Green, R, 'Sexual Identity of 37 Children Raised by Homosexual or Transsexual Parents', 'American Journal of Orthopsychiatric Association' 135:6 (Jun 1978)

Hitchens, D J, 'Legal Issues in Donor Insemination', San Francisco: Lesbian Rights Project, 1984

Hitchens, D J and Thomas, A G (eds.), 'Lesbian Mothers and Their Children: An Annotated Bibliography of Legal and Psychological Materials', San Francisco: Lesbian Rights Project, Jan 1983

Kirkpatrick ,M, Smith, C and Roy, R, 'Lesbian Mothers And Their Children: A Comparative Study', 'American Journal of Orthopsychiatric Association' 51:3 (Jul 1981)

'Lesbian Rights Project: The First Six Years 1977-1983', San Francisco: Lesbian Rights Project, 1983

Lewin, E, 'Lesbianism and Motherhood: Implications for Child Custody', 'Human Organization' 40:1 (1981)

National Lawyers' Guild , 'A Lesbian and Gay Parent's Legal Guide to Child Custody', San Francisco: National Lawyers' Guild Anti-Sexism Committee, Spring 1985

Court Petitions, Briefs and Appeals:

Petition, Supreme Court of the State of California: Re the Marriage of Vicki Lou Richards and Walter Arthur Richards

Brief, Court of Appeal of the State of California: Edgar E Smith v Sarah R Smith

Appeal, Supreme Court of Iowa: Re the Marriage of Michael Allen King and Sheila Jean King

Brief, Court of Appeal for the State of Oregon: Re the Marriage of Karin Jean Ashling and Glenn Craig Ashling