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  • 11.APA files two briefs in support of same-sex couples
    APA has filed two friend-of-the court briefs — one in the U.S. 1st Circuit Court of Appeals and one in the Montana Supreme Court — that support the legal rights of same-sex couples.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (February 2012)
  • 12.American Psychological Association Applauds Prop 8 Ruling
    Research shows that marriage provides numerous health and wellness benefits.
    Press Release (February 2012)
  • 13.APA weighs in on the constitutionality of life without parole for juvenile offenders
    The U.S. Supreme Court is reviewing two cases, Miller v. Alabama and Jackson v. Hobbs, that both involve the constitutionality of life without parole sentences for juveniles convicted of homicide.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (April 2012)
  • 14.APA Praises Prop 8 Decision as Victory for Science, Human Dignity
    There is no justification for denying marriage equality to same-sex couples, who are similar to heterosexual couples in essential ways and that they are as likely as opposite-sex couples to raise mentally healthy, well-adjusted children.
    Press Release (August 2010)
  • 15.Marriage and Family Issues for LGBT People
    APA resolutions and information regarding LGBT issues such as sexual orientation and marriage, child custody or placement, transgender issues, gender identity and gender expression nondiscrimination, amicus briefs and lesbian and gay parenting.
    Web Page
  • 16.Windsor v. U.S.
    At challenge is the constitutionality of Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the section that defines the term 'marriage,' for all federal purposes, as "a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife" and thus requires the federal government to disregard marriages of same-sex couples.
    Amicus Brief (September 2012)
  • 17.Golinski v. Office of Personnel Management
    Gay and lesbian parents are not any less fit or capable than heterosexual parents, and that their children are not less adjusted. The brief also addresses how denying federal recognition to legally married same-sex couples stigmatizes them.
    Amicus Brief (July 2012)
  • 18.American Psychological Association Reiterates Support for Same-Sex Marriage
    Marriage provides substantial psychological and physical health benefits due to the moral, economic and social support extended to married couples, while evidence has illustrated the harmful psychological effect of policies restricting marriage rights for same-sex couples.
    Press Release (August 2010)
  • 19.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex Couples
    Civil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.
    Policy
  • 20.APA Presents Latest Research on Same-Sex Marriage at Annual Convention in San Diego
    APA's 2010 meeting will include a full program of sessions summarizing the areas of research that have been key in recent same-sex marriage court cases and other legal decisions supporting equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
    Press Release (August 2010)
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