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Same Sex Relationships

Peter Magee

In May 2014, ninemsn reported that: “A Queensland man who donated sperm to a lesbian couple will have his name removed from their children’s birth certificates in a first for the state.”

The article called, “Gay couple will both be listed as child’s parents” reports that the biological mother’s de facto partner, not the biological father, will be recorded as … Read more

First same-sex marriages in UK

by Michelle McDermott on March 7, 2014

Michelle McDermott

In stark contrast to the recent shambles in Australia, same sex couples in the UK will be able to be married from Saturday 29 March 2014.

The UK's Women and Equalities Minster, Maria Miller set out the UK's position as such, "Marriage is one of our most important institutions, and from 29 March 2014 it will be open to everyone, … Read more

Sperm Donor or Dad?

by Kerry White on February 21, 2014

Kerry White

Doing a friend a favour could cost you…………

A US court has held that a man who provided sperm to a lesbian couple and who had entered into a contract to the effect that he would not have any financial obligation towards the support of the child, is the child’s parent and as such responsible for the financial support of … Read more