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Group: Vt. conviction boosts gay parents' rights



WCAX - 9:45 am Thu Aug 16th, 2012

A lawyer for a group that promotes the rights of gays and lesbians says a pastor's conviction in Vermont reinforces the rights of same-sex parents.

Kenneth Miller, a Virginia pastor, was convicted Tuesday for helping a woman flee the country with her daughter in 2009 so she wouldn't have to share custody with her ex-partner, who lives in Vermont.

Gregory Nevins of Lambda Legal says an acquittal could have been a "green light" for people fighting same-sex custody battles to move to states that would support their positions.

Read the whole story in the WCAX: http://www.wcax.com/story/19280098/pastor-guilty-i...

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