What the new Minnesota law does, plus how and when adult adoptees and their families can apply for a copy of the OBC.
When the Biggest Opposition is a Pandemic
Remaining genuine equal rights bills are trying to get attention while a pandemic closes down capitols. Here’s a legislative update.
Can You Crowdsource Equal Rights Legislation?
Help draft a clean Minnesota bill that provides an unrestricted right for all adult adoptees to obtain their own original birth records upon request.
Legislative Update: Florida, New York and All Others
The latest in adoptee rights legislation, with sessions just getting started, in full swing, or even close to adjournment. New York and Florida are the big ones but others hang on to the promise of clean.
The Long and Costly Tail of Compromise
Forty years ago, Minnesota enacted the nation’s first compromised system of access to original birth certificates. The damage continues today.
Adoptee rights and Minnesota law, with a focus on original birth certificates, court records, descendants, and adult adoption.