n South African Journal of Psychiatry - News

Volume 12, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1608-9685
  • E-ISSN: 2078-6786
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  • Source : South African Journal of Psychiatry, Volume 12, Issue 1, Mar 2006, p. 2
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)
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Extracted from text ... Volume 12 No. 1 March 2006 - SAJP news news news news news news news news news SASOP supports same-sex marriages On 1 December 2005, the Constitutional Court made a judgement legalising same-sex marriages. This includes the right to adopt children for gay and lesbian couples. The only restriction recognised by the Court was that marriage officers could refuse to marry homosexual couples if it was against their conscience. While the ruling political party, opposition party and many churches responded favourably to the ruling, population surveys have documented that most South Africans are uncomfortable with homosexuality. Traditional leaders, such as ..

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