The NSW government is “on the same page” as the Victorian government, according to NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard, who said he would monitor the enactment of the ban over the next year.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration assures that “all options” are being considered as the community argues against criminalisation.
“We’re banning these practices forever and for good.”
“We’re encouraging people to share their own experience in a written submission.”
Iceland is the latest country to review its regulations on men who have sex with men blood donation, as Australia awaits latest recommendation from the Red Cross Blood Service.
“I expect many individuals and organisations will pull out of the Auckland Pride Parade and I don’t blame them.”
“Over 90,000 gay and bisexual men have used poppers in the last six months, and that’s a lot of people who would, almost overnight, become liable to fines or even prison.”
“Two men not being able to love each other without fear of being victimised or ostracised is a global problem.”