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Singapore: Reviewing adoption law after gay father adopts son

Singapore: Reviewing adoption law after gay father adopts son

(Reuters) – Singapore is looking to strengthen its adoption laws, after a gay man won an appeal to legally adopt his biological son, in a landmark court ruling last year, its social affairs minister said on Monday. The man, after learning he was unlikely to be able to adopt a child in Singapore as a […]

Italy: Senators Call For Anti-gay Measures Ahead Of Civil Unions Debate

Italy: Senators Call For Anti-gay Measures Ahead Of Civil Unions Debate

In a move which would rival Russia’s anti-gay legislation, some of Italy’s Catholic senators have called for an amendment to be included in a civil unions bill, which would require LGBT couples with children to prove that they had not obtained them by surrogacy, or face a prison term. The Catholic senators, from the Democratic […]

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

A new poll conducted last week for the Sunday Times shows a huge majority of people (86%) approve of lesbian and gay relationships. The poll also found that two thirds of Irish people approved of lesbian and gay couples adopting.