Portugal legalises adoption by same-sex couples

In terms of LGBT rights most of the media focussed on the fight to achieve equal marriage. Although in many countries around the world this is now the case, there are many places that still do not treat LGBT people with the same decency as heterosexual citizens. Thankfully the activists and campaigners have carried on the fight without large media coverage, and there is progress to report from Portugal, a country that had legalised same-sex marriage in 2010.

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