At the Cutting Edge of Gay Family Law
I was always planning to relinquish my parental rights. According to Judge Torres, though, I never had those rights to begin with. I recognize this is how it should be, and forgoing adoption will save my friends a lot of headache. But there was something about the arbitrary act of putting pen to paper to give up my rights that seemed to honor, even if just symbolically, my role in helping to bring about a new life.