La parenté, Paris, PUF. Giami, A. Enfances Familles Générations Revue interdisciplinaire sur la famille contemporaine. Translated by Abigail Mira.
Quebec law thus proves inadequate in this respect. Without any empirical data on the future development of children raised by lesbian mothers, judges gave custody to the fathers, who in the mean time had often found a new partner and offered the children a traditional family, a situation that was preferred to that of the lesbian family.
The participants designated as the children of same-sex families are actually individuals who have declared that between their birth and 18 years of age at least one of their parents had a romantic relationship of at least 4 months with a person of the same sex. Laurence Brunet offers a first jurisprudential assessment of the now numerous rulings implementing the law of This difficulty is particularly likely to surface during preadolescence and adolescence, which are characterized by the importance of identifying with the norms of a peer group Galland, In this perspective, Théry and Leroyer have offered a new method for establishing filiation, based on commitment, when a child was conceived in the context of assisted reproduction with a third-party donor.