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Petitions Support Same-Sex Couple in Fight with Iowa Agency
Gay rights advocates delivered more than 8,400 petition signatures to the Iowa Department of Public Health Wednesday on behalf of a lesbian couple who sued to get both of their names on their stillborn child's death certificate. Jessica and Jennifer Buntemeyer of Davenport were married in October 2010. Jessica conceived a son using in vitro fertilization, but the boy, Brayden, was stillborn.