Gay Couples

Some articles on gay couples, couples, gay, couple:

Same-sex Marriage In The United Kingdom - Debate - Public Opinion
... The poll found that 65% supported allowing gay couples to form civil unions ... ICM Research for The Observer found that 55% of Britons believed that same-sex couples should be allowed to get married while 45% disagreed ... of the British public agreed with the statement 'Gay couples should have an equal right to get married, not just to have civil partnerships', while 33% disagreed ...
Same-sex Marriage In The United Kingdom - Debate - Political Parties
... and that the government still had a long way to go with what it had done with gay rights ... sex marriage is permitted it is impossible to claim gay and straight couples are treated equally." Following this, the party's LGBT equality body DELGA launched a petition "Marria ... government plans to open marriage to same sex couples, saying, "It would be appropriate in Britain in 2010, 2011, for there to be the ability for civil marriage for straight people and gay people equally.. ...
LGBT In Australia - LGBT History and Activism - History of Australian LGBT Rights - Change in Public Opinion, Leadership and Policy
... agreed that same-sex partners should have the same legal rights as de facto heterosexual couples ... Penny Wong (Labor) became the first openly gay member of a ministry ... Kevin Rudd, openly supported rights for same-sex couples, but not same-sex marriage ...
LGBT Rights In The United Kingdom - 2000–present Day
... could be made by either a single person or a couple ... The previous condition that the couple be married was dropped, thus allowing a same-sex couple to apply ... of the move in Parliament stressed that adoption was not a "gay rights" issue but one of providing as many children as possible with a stable family ...
Recognition Of Same-sex Unions In The Republic Of Ireland - Public Debate
... Following the decriminalisation of "buggery" in 1993, gay rights was not a high-profile issue in Ireland ... on the issue, legal cases taken by gay Irish couples, surrogate parenthood, adoption, extra-legal same-sex unions, blessings and the foreign partnerships of Irish politicians ... the introduction of some partnership rights for gay couples, with a slim majority favouring full marriage ...

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