This is the first example of an openly gay man in a same-sex relationship in Singapore being granted the right to adopt.
We need a comprehensive review of the extent and harms of faith-based discrimination against LGBTI people in 2019.
“This is where the law is a little bit behind, especially for gay boys”
The move makes the Northern Territory the last Australian state or territory to allow same-sex couples to adopt.
As well as volunteering at the kennel for the last three years, Shelley and her wife Belinda have adopted their own beautiful four year-old greyhound Piper.
MLA Chansey Paech says being an advocate for same-sex couples who want to adopt has been a rewarding experience.
A zookeeper said the couple had the natural urge to become parents.