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Does Parental Sexual Orientation Matter? Unmarried couples of any sex and couples in a civil union can now jointly adopt children, under a New Zealand High Court ruling in December Human Rights Watch expressed alarm about the harm this amendment would inflict on LGBT parents seeking to foster or adopt children and joined with hundreds of other organizations to oppose the amendment. Additionally, a biological parent or parents can temporarily give a partner who is not a biological parent full parental responsibilities. No but exceptions are made . In Australiasame-sex adoption is legal in all states and territories since April Retrieved 21 January
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