Custody Dispute http://wamc.org en Pastor in Same-Sex Parent Dispute Remains Jailed http://wamc.org/post/pastor-same-sex-parent-dispute-remains-jailed <p></p><p></p><p>A Virginia pastor who interfered with a custody dispute involving a lesbian couple in Vermont will remain jailed for refusing to testify before a federal grand jury.<br><br>Forty-seven-year-old Kenneth Miller was convicted last summer of helping Lisa Miller and her daughter leave the country in September 2009 to avoid sharing custody with her former partner. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 01:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56959 at http://wamc.org Pastor in Same-Sex Parent Dispute Remains Jailed Group Says Vermont Conviction Boosts Gay Parents' Rights http://wamc.org/post/group-says-vermont-conviction-boosts-gay-parents-rights <p>A lawyer for a group that promotes the rights of gays and lesbians says a pastor&#39;s conviction in Vermont reinforces the rights of same-sex parents.<br /><br />Kenneth Miller, a Virginia pastor, was convicted Tuesday for helping a woman flee the country with her daughter in 2009 so she wouldn&#39;t have to share custody with her ex-partner, who lives in Vermont.<br /><br />Gregory Nevins of Lambda Legal says an acquittal could have been a &quot;green light&quot; for people fighting same-sex custody battles to move to states that would support their positions.<br /> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 20:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 45682 at http://wamc.org