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#Gay Marriage

# gay-marriage - Monday 18 November, 2019

Folau claims Australian bushfires are 'God's judgement' for gay marraige

The sacked Australia star has sparked outrage with his latest comments.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Homosexuality can still mean the death penalty in many countries

A look at LGBT rights across the world.

# gay-marriage - Friday 9 February, 2018

Bermuda becomes first in the world to legalise and then repeal same-sex marriage

Theresa May has said she is “seriously disappointed” in the decision from the British overseas territory.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Gay couples marry in midnight ceremonies across Australia

Marriage equality became law on 9 December with overwhelming support in Parliament.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

'This idea is only new because we're both men' - Friends who are marrying for tax reasons

The two are due to be married this Friday, if they can arrange a celebrant.

# gay-marriage - Saturday 16 December, 2017

First gay weddings take place in Australia

The historic reforms were given royal assent on 8 December.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 7 December, 2017

'What a day for love, for equality': Australia passes same-sex marriage bill in landslide vote

Only a handful of politicians voted against the law change.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

US Supreme Court to hear arguments in gay marriage cake dispute

A Colorado bakery owner refused to make a cake for a couple’s wedding.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 19 November, 2017

'The last person I came out to was mam. She was 80. She walked me down the aisle at my wedding'

Daragh Doyle tells how he became a same-sex wedding planner after the marriage equality referendum.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Australia is voting on same-sex marriage - but it's not as straightforward as our referendum

There’s support for a change – but the process begins with a non-binding postal vote.

# gay-marriage - Monday 24 July, 2017

Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'


# gay-marriage - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Malta votes to legalise same-sex marriage

Malta, the EU’s smallest nation, becomes the bloc’s 15th member to legalise same-sex unions.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Taiwan to become first Asian country to legalise same-sex marriage

“I’m leaping with joy like a bird,” one person said. Activists have fought for almost 30 years for gay marriage equality.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Nigeria charges 53 men with conspiracy to organise a gay wedding

The men stand charged with “belonging to an unlawful society”.

# gay-marriage - Monday 14 November, 2016

Trump won't take a salary as US President, is "fine" with gay marriage

He told protesters to not be afraid of his presidency.

# gay-marriage - Monday 24 October, 2016

Gay cake row: Bakery loses appeal, is found to have 'directly discriminated' against activist

The long-running dispute has made it to Belfast’s Court of Appeal.

# gay-marriage - Monday 17 October, 2016

Tens of thousands protest against gay marriage on streets of Paris

The march was briefly interrupted by six topless feminist protesters who were surrounded by demonstrators before police intervened.

# gay-marriage - Friday 30 September, 2016

Alabama Chief Justice suspended over gay marriage order

The judge vehemently denied the charges against him

# gay-marriage - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Gay couple asked to leave Dublin restaurant for holding hands

The shocking allegation comes just five months after the country legalised marriage for homosexual couples.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Catholic bishops have a new view on allowing divorced people receive communion

Their view on gay marriage, however, remains unchanged.

# gay-marriage - Monday 21 September, 2015

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage

Gerry Walshe, an electrician from Clare, wants a judicial review.

# gay-marriage - Friday 4 September, 2015

Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences

One man harassed a couple, saying: “More sodomites getting married?” He was asked to leave the building.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licences

“God’s moral law conflicts with my job duties,” Kim Davis told the judge.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Joe Duffy's taking Liveline to TV - and here's how he'll be doing it... Exclusive

We talked to Joe. He had quite a bit to say.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Australia might get to vote on same-sex marriage - on one condition

It all depends on the next parliament.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback Voted Down Under This post contains videos

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Russian 'anti-gay fever' flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign

A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.

# gay-marriage - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Gay weddings are the best, here's why We Do

Gay weddings are the best, here's why

I now pronounce you…

# gay-marriage - Friday 26 June, 2015

14 of the best reactions to the US marriage equality decision

Same-sex marriage is now legal across the whole of the US.

# gay-marriage - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Everyone is sharing this special engagement notice from today’s Irish Times

Let the gay weddings begin…

From The Daily Edge Everyone is sharing this special engagement notice from today's Irish Times Going To The Chapel

Everyone is sharing this special engagement notice from today's Irish Times

Let the gay weddings begin!

# gay-marriage - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Pictures: Thousands pack streets to call for gay marriage in 'last bastion of discrimination'

Northern Ireland is now the only jurisdiction in the UK and Ireland not to allow same-sex marriage.

# gay-marriage - Friday 5 June, 2015

A remote US island has struck a blow for marriage equality in the Pacific

Guam has struck down a ban on same-sex marriage.

From The Daily Edge Is this the single stupidest letter ever written to a newspaper? Just Saying

Is this the single stupidest letter ever written to a newspaper?

*facepalm forever*

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

"These are people who can’t grow potatoes" - Ireland dragged into Australia's gay marriage debate

The shamrock has also been decried as a “mutant lawn weed”.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ireland's Yes vote has inspired Australia's opposition leader to tweet this Marriage Equality

Ireland's Yes vote has inspired Australia's opposition leader to tweet this

Bill Shorten wants things to move quickly on marriage equality.

# gay-marriage - Monday 25 May, 2015

90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools - Diarmuid Martin

“The Church needs to ask itself when this cultural revolution began,” the Archbishop told Vatican Insider.

'Ireland is sending a real signal to other countries that change is possible'

Ireland has hit the headlines around the world after voting in favour of same-sex marriage.

# gay-marriage - Saturday 23 May, 2015

"Everything changes with this": Tears, relief (and sunscreen) at a jubilant Dublin Castle

“I think it’s a great thing – particularly for children growing up gay and for the children of gay couples. They already exist.”

# gay-marriage - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge An Indian mam put a gay marriage ad in the paper for her son LGBT

An Indian mam put a gay marriage ad in the paper for her son

Homosexuality is illegal in India.

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