Queer inclusions, continental divisions: There are all kinds of crosscurrents that will be there that aren't there for gay marriage. Retrieved 28 July Retrieved January 2, Since in Croatiaa similar institution called partner-guardianship exists. Sexual orientations Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual.
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Erotic target location error Gender and sexual diversity Gender binary Gender essentialism Gender roles Human female sexuality Human male sexuality Sexuality and gender identity-based cultures Intersex Hermaphrodite. Major professional organizations have made statements in defense of adoption by same-sex couples. Already a Monitor Daily subscriber? The American Psychological Association has supported adoption by same-sex couples, citing social prejudice as harming the psychological health of lesbians and gays while noting there is no evidence that their parenting causes harm. View the report here. Sexual orientations Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual. In fact, the state legislature repealed that policy in
In Januarythe Constitutional Court of Austria found the existing laws on adoption to be unconstitutional and ordered the laws to be changed by 31 December to allow joint adoption by same-sex couples in Austria. The Marriage Definition of Marriage Amendment Actwhich came into force on 19 Augustallowed same-sex marriage and permitted married same-sex couples to jointly adopt children. At all times we sought to place the welfare of children at the heart of our work. Get journalism built for thinkers like you. Observers are watching to see if other faith-based organizations follow suit. Archived from the original on 10 November