Same-sex marriage officially signed into law in Australia – BBC News


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Same-sex marriage officially signed into law in Australia
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Same-sex marriage has been officially signed into law in Australia, a day after MPs overwhelmingly approved a historic bill. Australia's Governor-General Peter Cosgrove signed off on the law on Friday – a formality required to enact the legislation
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Labor rejects Coalition conservatives’ changes to same-sex marriage bill – The Guardian


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Labor rejects Coalition conservatives' changes to same-sex marriage bill
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… Ketter, Alex Gallacher and Helen Polley, and MP Anthony Byrne, have all refused to say how they will vote, despite the 61.6% victory for the yes campaign in the postal survey. The Labor senator Don Farrell has said he will vote against same-sex
Same-sex marriage debate could yet claim Malcolm Turnbull as a …The Sydney Morning Herald
Same-sex marriage: Dreyfus accuses 'hard right' Liberals of delayingThe Australian
Gay marriage bill to occupy parliamentSBS
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Same-sex marriage survey: religious belief matched no vote most … – The Guardian (blog)


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Same-sex marriage survey: religious belief matched no vote most …
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Migrant communities in western Sydney electorates have been pinpointed as the strongest element of the no vote. But religious belief correlates much more …
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Qantas boss tops LGBT leaders list for backing same-sex marriage in Australia – The Guardian


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Qantas boss tops LGBT leaders list for backing same-sex marriage in Australia
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Joyce, 51, has been a vocal supporter of the campaign to legalise same-sex marriage in Australia, where the result of a controversial postal ballot is expected on 15 November. He was on the receiving end of a pie protest in May by a 67-year-old man who …
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India Shields Child Brides From Sex – New York Times


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India Shields Child Brides From Sex
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Indian law sets 18 as the age for marriage and consent to sex for a young woman. But another provision of the law was inconsistent, saying a man could have sex with a girl as young as 15, as long as she was his wife. Advocates argued to the court that
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