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Study Shows Increase in Same Sex Attracted Youth

Study Shows Increase in Same Sex Attracted Youth

La Trobe University have published a study revealing that the amount of LGBT and questioning youth in Australia has more than doubled in the past five years, chalking the total up to approximately 20%. The most recent National Survey of Australian Secondary Schools and Sexual Health found that 79% of year 10-12 students surveyed identified […]

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US Student Charged for Same-Sex Relationship

US Student Charged for Same-Sex Relationship

  A teenager in the US has faced criminal charges as well as expulsion from her school following what is alleged to be a consented same-sex relationship between the teen and a fellow student. Kaitlyn Hunt was 17 when she entered into a relationship with a 15 year old member of her basketball team, Hunt […]

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Same Sex Couples Can Foster

Same Sex Couples Can Foster

Same-sex adoption in Australia might be illegal in some states, but fostering certainly isn’t.  Key Assets, a Fostering Agency here in Australia, is calling out for same-sex couples to change the life of a child in need. Speaking to the organisation, it seems apparent that most same-sex couples don’t chase up foster care because they […]

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Tasmania To Change State Marriage Laws

Tasmania To Change State Marriage Laws

Tasmania has taken another leap for LGBTIQ rights, announcing plans to push for marriage equality laws at a state level if the Australian Federal Government doesn’t close the gap. At a State Conference in Hobart Premier Lara Giddings made the announcement – pledging to enact laws allowing same-sex couples to marry. Tasmanian Gay and Lesbian […]

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