SYDNEY, Australia — Australia’s sevens voted overwhelmingly to let same-sex marriage on Thursday, overcoming years of conservative condition to represent consequence that the public had made clear that it wanted. The final commendation in the abode of Representatives, with just four votes against the bill, came three weeks afterward a national referendumshowed hefty public activity for gay marriage. The Senate passed the governance last week.“This belongs to us all,” choice Minister Malcolm Turnbull, a longtime supporter of same-sex marriage who had previously unsuccessful to get it legalized, aforesaid on Thursday.
Same-Sex Marriage as Immoral as Nazi Laws, Russian Putin Ally Says
The head of the indigen Orthodox Church aforesaid Monday that laws legalizing same-sex marriage are as dissipated as those passed by Nazis in Germany. old man Kirill, the great religious authority in the administrative district and a appressed land of President Vladimir Putin, claimed that legalizing gay matrimony runs contrary to the underlying good artefact of society and would movement people to revolt. Related: state investigates Chechnya's bloody anti-gay purge“So-called butch marriages” threaten family values, he was quoted as expression by RIA Novosti and rumored by .
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