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New RedC Poll - Consistent Strong Support for Equal Marriage

A new poll conducted this week by Red C for the Sunday Business Post shows continuing and consistent support for civil marriage equality over the last number of years. 268 more words


Bill Shorten, Will You Lead on Marriage Equality?

The Hon Bill Shorten MP

Leader of the Opposition

PO Box 6022

House of Representatives

Parliament House


Saturday 24 January 2015

Dear Mr Shorten… 1,294 more words


Amnesty Welcomes Legal Challenge To NI Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Amnesty International has welcomed the launch of a legal challenge to the ban on same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland.

It was announced recently that a same-sex couple from Northern Ireland, who got married in England, are challenging the failure of the Northern Ireland authorities to recognise their marriage. 239 more words


Bishops' Response to Letter of Concern Regarding Guidelines on Same-Sex Marriage

The following letter was received shortly before Christmas from the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Most Reverend David Chillingworth. This was in response to… 929 more words


Beth Ditto marries partner and former assistant Kristin Ogata

Beth Ditto has married her long-term partner Kristin Ogata.

The 33-year-old Gossip frontwoman legally tied the knot with her former assistant on New Year’s Day in the couple’s home state of Oregon. 180 more words


Luxembourg Celebrates First Same-Sex Marriage

New Year’s Day saw the special celebration of Luxembourg’s first same-sex marriage ceremony, as Jean Paul Olinger and Henri Lorenzo Huber tied the knot in the small country, with thanks to a new marriage law that came into force on January 1. 209 more words


Hundreds of Law Enforcement, Clergy and Businesses Sign To Support Florida Marriage Ban Challenge

In more than 25 unique amicus briefs that have been or will be submitted this week to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, scores of first responders, law enforcement officials, states, cities, faith leaders, and businesses urge the court to end Florida’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples.  812 more words