Asians, Gay Marriage, and Immigration: Family Unification at a Crossroads

Indiana International & Comparative Law Review

March 2005

Penn State law professor, Victor C. Romero, argues APAs should consider carefully a broader definition of family reunification to include loving and legitimate, same-gender marriages and families. He asserts, aside from being a logical extension of the basic APA position on family unity, fighting for the protection of same-gender binational marriages simultaneously benefits the thousands of Asian same-gender partners who risk deportation under current immigration law. [PDF]