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Agreement could not be reached to publish a report by Eminent Persons which looked at the Commonwealth's future relevance and demanded that all member states that outlawed homosexuality lift their bans. In Aprilthe Law Society of Western Australia submitted a detailed proposal to the state Attorney-Generalrecommending a scheme be implemented to allow individuals who have been convicted of an historical homosexual offence apply to have that conviction be expunged. Stories Audio 01 Documents 01 Blog Posts Washington bans conversion therapy as harmful to LGBT youth. Thousands of people marched and danced down the streets of central Warsaw on Saturday to show their support for gay rights, calling for stronger defiance of discrimination and greater acceptance …. The McGinty-Watson reforms were strongly opposed by the Western Australian Liberals at the time, who were then led in opposition by Colin Barnett. Olesen that the First Amendment protected the right of One, Inc.
On February 13,the Washington House of Representatives voted in favor of a bill that would have prohibited health care providers from trying to change the sexual orientation of minors. Massachusetts Supreme Court declares ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, making Massachusetts the first state to legalize same-sex marriage. It has also recognized same-sex civil unions and domestic partnerships established in other jurisdictions since then. Same-sex adoption in Western Australia? The Advertiser newspaper calls for reform. Retrieved December 6, Some defences remain available for intercourse at a younger age, but do not apply in cases of anal sex.