Category: Equal Marriage

Chile considers marriage equality bill

Chile considers marriage equality bill

Gay Star News reports: Chile’s president Michelle Bachelet will formally introduce a bill to allow same-sex couples to get married. The measure will be introduced on 28 August. Chilean LGBTI advocacy group the Movement...

N. Ireland judge says ban on marriage equality is lawful

N. Ireland judge says ban on marriage equality is lawful

The Belfast Telegraph reports: A high court judge in Belfast has ruled the ban on same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland is lawful. Mr. Justice O’Hara ruled on two separate cases that were heard together...

Cruise line launches same sex weddings at sea

Cruise line launches same sex weddings at sea

Cruise Critic reports: Following a recent Supreme Court ruling allowing same-sex marriages in Bermuda, three Carnival Corp. cruise lines — Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises and Cunard Line — have revealed they are now taking...

Germany’s choice of marriage equality may influence other nations

Germany’s choice of marriage equality may influence other nations

According to Nico Lang on The Advocate: The lower house of Germany’s Parliament made history by voting in favor of marriage equality June 30, but you’d be forgiven for forgetting that same-sex marriage wasn’t...

Malta Becomes 24th Nation To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage in 66-1 Vote

Malta Becomes 24th Nation To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage in 66-1 Vote

Reuters reports: Maltese lawmakers voted on Wednesday to legalize same-sex marriage on the Roman Catholic Mediterranean island, fulfilling Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s campaign promise to make this the first law brought before parliament in...