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Rachel Allison At birth, Hydeia Broadbent was abandoned at the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada in Las Vegas where Patricia and Loren Broadbent adopted her as an infant. Although her HIV condition was congenital, she was not diagnosed as HIV-positive with advancement to AIDS until...

Here’s the question we asked readers:             Should a gestational mother (carries an unborn child to term, but not biologically related) have parental rights after the child’s birth? Here’s how readers responded: 10 Percent                   Yes                                                                        63 Percent                   No 27 Percent                   Don’t know  This is a tough question and it represents...

Diane Robertson Washington State has become the seventh U.S. state to legalize same-sex "marriage." This new law is considered an anti-discrimination law. Many of these laws, like Washington State's, will include a religious clause. These clauses are there to exempt churches and clergymen from being sued...