GP wants 'wealthy' doctors to help block gay marriage

A QUEENSLAND GP is calling for “wealthy medical specialists” to donate money to stop the legalisation of same-sex marriage.

Dr David van Gend, president of the Australian Marriage Forum, has taken out a full-page advertisement in The Australian newspaper saying that same-sex marriage is “discrimination” against children. 

As the latest in a series of same-sex marriage bills is set for brief debate in parliament today, the group has also sent colour copies of the ad to all senators and MPs. 

The Toowoomba doctor, who calls himself a “combatant on matters of life and