Transsexual wins apology from DFAT over passport: Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times is reporting that transsexual Stefanie Imbruglia, who was forced when travelling to Thailand in 2007 for gender reassignment surgery to travel on a male passport, has received an apology from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Transsexual wins apology from DFAT over passport: Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times is reporting that transsexual Stefanie Imbruglia, who was forced when travelling to Thailand in 2007 for gender reassignment surgery to travel on a male passport, has received an apology from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Surrogacy in India

In this video, Accredited Family Law Specialist and Page Provan Director Stephen Page discusses surrogacy in India.

Submission to Inquiry Into Matters Relating to Donor Conception Information

On 24 February 2022, the Legislative Assembly agreed that the Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee inquire into and report on the rights of donor-conceived persons to access genetic information about their donors.

Quick overview of Canadian surrogacy laws

I was delighted when Canadian surrogacy lawyer (and mum through surrogacy) Cindy Wasser from Hope Springs Fertility Law recently sent through to mutual clients her quick guide to surrogacy law in Canada.