Blogging from the Highlands of Scotland until I return to the Murcia region of Spain in the Autumn for a month or so 'From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step' - Diderot
Saturday, 25 February 2006
Gay couples given joint parental rights in France
The Cour de Cassation has said both partners in a homosexual couple may exercise parental authority, not just the biological parent. The change coincides, interestingly enough, with the first marriage involving a gay couple in France. There it is possible to contract a civil union, but for full marriage a trip to Belgium is eesential.