Virginia in only slightly more than 40 years ago. The third major finding of this study concerns the limitations of language to describe the range of possible relationships. LGBT-parent families. Legal since   .
Since the early s, it has become popular for Australian gay men to form families through surrogacy, particularly commercial surrogacy arrangements in the US and India see Dempsey,forthcoming; Millbank, ; Stethoscope Research ; Tuazon-McCheyne, Although Riggshas found no comparable evidence of such practices in Australia, he concurs that Australian lesbian and gay foster parents may be treated as carers of "last resort".
A study by Johnson and O'Connor in the US found that the lesbian and gay male parents reported less use of corporal punishment and more use of reasoning techniques with children than a normative sample of American parents. Exclusively homosexual. Leave this field blank.