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Same-sex adoption bill could face road blocks

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Same sex adoption is set to be introduced in Victoria soon bringing the state in line with much of Australia, but calls from the Liberal party and religious groups for exemptions based on faith could bring the bill to a standstill. 
 
Reporter Oliver Jones speaks to Green MP for Prahran Sam Higgins, Greens spokesperson for LGBTI and youth about the his opinions on the legislation and the image it will send to the youth of Victoria. 
 
Producer of Gayby Baby, Charlotte Mars, the controversial film about same-sex parent families, talks about her experiences with gay adoption and the loving families she met while filming. 
 
Panorama asked Liberal MP, Matthew Guy, leader of the opposition and the Australian Christian Lobby but both were unavailable for comment.
 
You can find out more about the film Gayby Baby at www.thegaybyprojcet.com . 

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