It can be kind of jarring. News Rewire. Pair battling Michigan gay marriage ban adopt 4th child Hazel Park nurses Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer, leading the fight to overturn Michigan's ban on same sex marriage adopted their fourth child. That process includes a home studymedical histories, extensive evaluations of themselves and their home environments, background checks, and references from friends and family. Hazel Park nurses Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer, leading the fight to overturn Michigan's ban on same sex marriage adopted their fourth child.
Their case illustrates the latest complication facing some families who use assisted reproductive technology, like surrogacy and in vitro fertilization, to have children.
Bilal A. Their daughter is now 12 years old and is Black and Latina. Molly Rampe, founder of Choice Network Adoptions, a pro-choice adoption agency in Ohio, sees these dynamics as well among the women coming to her to explore an adoption plan for their children.
But it was particularly poignant for the DeBoer-Rowse family, who are leading the charge to overturn Michigan's voter-approved law that bans same-sex marriage.