Monday, 21 May 2018

Tag Archives: same-sex marriage

Bakery wants U.K.’s top court to settle “gay cake” case

Daniel McArthur and his wife Amy arrive at court

Daniel McArthur and his wife Amy arrive at court this morning. Photo: Hugh Russell LONDON: A bakery owned by a Christian family is asking Britain’s Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that it discriminated against a gay customer for refusing to make a cake supporting same-sex marriage. Northern Ireland business ...

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Same-sex marriage legalised in Australia

Same-sex marriage legalised in Australia

CANBERRA: Gay couples will be able to legally marry in Australia after a same-sex marriage bill sailed through Parliament on Thursday, ending decades of political wrangling. There were loud cheers, hugs and sustained clapping in the 150-seat lower House of Representatives when all but four MPs voted in support of marriage ...

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Anti-gay marriage report rejected by Church of England

LONDON: A report stating that the Church of England should continue to oppose same-sex marriage has been sensationally rejected by Church’s ruling body. A report on homosexuality by the House of Bishops was presented to the General Synod – the Church’s ruling body – for debate. The recommendations stated that ...

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