Saturday

28th May 2016

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France approves gay marriage bill

France's parliament has approved an article in a bill that will allow for gay marriage, reports the BBC. The deputies voted to redefine marriage as union between two people of any sex. Up to 60 percent of the French population support gay marriage, according to opinion polls.

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