28 Nov Conservatives target parental rights in SSM bill

Andrew Tillett -- Australian Financial Review -- 28 November, 2017   Government conservatives have backed down on allowing commercial service providers such as bakers and florists to refuse to serve gay weddings, paring back their demands to a core of protections for faith-based charities, new shield laws...

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16 Nov The people have spoken, so now give freedom a fair go

Jennifer Oriel -- The Australian -- 16 November 2017   James Paterson’s bill on same-sex marriage deserves a more considered response by the Prime Minister, the Coalition partyroom and the Senate. It provides a comprehensive approach to same-sex marriage legislation that balances freedom and equality by appeal...

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