Everyday Law for Gays and Lesbians: and Those Who Care about Them

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Everyday Law for Gays and Lesbians and Those Who Care About Them makes complicated legal issues approachable, including marriage and its alternatives, bias crimes, the military, education, employment, housing, medical and tax planning, and parenting. Going beyond a mere summary of the law, Infanti provides both legal and nonlegal strategies for coping with and effecting positive change in the law as it affects the lives of lesbians and gay men. The book also contains an appendix with a list of useful resources ...
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Overview

Everyday Law for Gays and Lesbians and Those Who Care About Them makes complicated legal issues approachable, including marriage and its alternatives, bias crimes, the military, education, employment, housing, medical and tax planning, and parenting. Going beyond a mere summary of the law, Infanti provides both legal and nonlegal strategies for coping with and effecting positive change in the law as it affects the lives of lesbians and gay men. The book also contains an appendix with a list of useful resources for lesbians, gay men, and those who care about them.

About the Author:
Anthony C. Infanti is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781594514371
  • Publisher: Paradigm Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/28/2008
  • Series: Everyday Law
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Anthony C. Infanti is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. His work focuses on sexual orientation and the law, paying particular attention to the application of the tax laws to lesbians and gay men.
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Table of Contents


Preface and Acknowledgments     vii
Introduction     1
Public Accommodations and Bias Crimes     25
Education     52
The Military     80
Employment and Housing     105
Marriage and Its Alternatives     136
Medical, Financial, and Tax Planning     167
Parenting     199
Parting Thoughts     235
Resources     241
Index     249
About the Author     262
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