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First, same-sex marriage. Now, same-sex divorce


By:Georgialee Lang/O Canada com

In 2004 Canada took its place as the first country in the world to grant a divorce to a same-sex couple… 437 more words

Relationships

First, same-sex marriage. Now, same-sex divorce

In 2004 Canada took its place as the first country in the world to grant a divorce to a same-sex couple.  This was not surprising since Canada was one of the first countries to legalize same-sex marriage, an event that saw hundreds of gay and lesbian couples from around the world travel to Canada to celebrate their relationships with a legal marriage ceremony. 392 more words

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First, Same-Sex Marriage - Now, Same-Sex Divorce

In 2004 Canada took its place as the first country in the world to grant a divorce to a same-sex couple. This was not surprising since Canada was one of the first countries to legalize same-sex marriage, an event that saw hundreds of gay and lesbian couples from around the world travel to Canada to celebrate their relationships with a legal marriage ceremony. 372 more words

Family Law

Celebrating sexual and gender diversity

On Tuesday St. John’s became the first Canadian city to raise the Trans Pride flag as part of its Pride Week celebrations, but the question remains: Are there enough colours in the spectrum to represent all the ways people identify in terms of sexual and gender orientation? 1,467 more words

Transgender

When Gay "Marriage" Affects Your Family

Also posted at Catholic Insight

On June 26, 2013, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was struck down in a five- to- four decision by the United States Supreme Court. 834 more words

Catholic

Would-be newcomers caught in legal quagmire

OTTAWA — A group of would-be immigrants, who successfully sued the government over processing delays, will soon learn whether the bulk of them will remain out of luck in terms of their quest to come to Canada thanks to a new law that allows Citizenship and Immigration to toss out more than a quarter-of-a-million old applications. 578 more words

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BCA Annual Tea Party - House of Commons - 10th July 2012

British Caribbean Association’s Annual Tea Party at the  Members’ Dining Room of the House of Commons

VENUE: Members’ Dining Room, House of Commons, Westminster, London… 197 more words

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