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    CA Allows Kids 3+ Legal Parents

    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 03:  California Governor Jerry Brown celebrates after signing bill AB60 on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall October 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. California Assembly Bill 60 also known as the Safe and Responsible Driver Act allows illegal immigrants to receive a permit to legally drive in California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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    Cue rants about the destruction of the American family. On Friday, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a bill allowing children to have more than two legal parents. The bill is mostly geared toward children of same-sex couples to allow both biological parents and a parent’s same-sex partner to retain parental rights, which will in turn make such things as custody and child support easier for courts to determine. Of course, opponents are pleading for lawmakers to think of the children, claiming that the new approach will be damaging and confusing.

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