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Florida Gay Couple Who Fought Adoption Ban Adopts 2

The Associated Press reports:

A homosexual Miami couple has officially adopted two brothers after they successfully fought to overturn Florida’s three-decade old ban on gay adoptions.

Martin Gill and his partner were the boys’ foster parents for six years before the adoption was finalized Wednesday.

Gill and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the state, calling the ban unconstitutional. The 3rd District Court of Appeal agreed in a ruling last year. The state decided not to appeal.

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