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Luxembourg Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Society | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 15:39| Views: 4197 | Comments: 8
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Luxembourg has passed a same-sex marriage and adoption rights bill in a landslide poll of its MPs on Wednesday.

The Chamber of Deputies voted by an overwhelming majority of 56-4 for the law which will be put into force by early next year.

“This is a happy day for Luxembourg and for those who favor equal rights for all, irrespective of their sexual orientation or gender identity,“ Boris Dittrich, advocacy director of Human Rights Watch’s LGBT rights program said, as cited by international media.

Luxembourg has now joined the sixteen other countries that have already passed a law allowing same-sex marriage, including the Netherlands, Brazil, New Zealand, South Africa, the UK, and 19 US states.

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#8
Greetings - 11 Oct 2014 // 02:10:05

Have a nice day! That was a life well spent spewing vitrol on forums - nobody cares about!

#7
sa-sha - 21 Jun 2014 // 11:46:19

OlYmpics

#6
sa-sha - 21 Jun 2014 // 11:44:25

...;-)..."the arrests" will be there in much the same way as they were at Sochi 2014 Winter Olimpics.

#5
mavro from australia - 21 Jun 2014 // 01:37:30

There's enough grown men hugging each other in the World Cup soccer tournament.
With Russia getting the next tournament , I wonder how arrests of players and couches
there will be?

#4
Caliguy - 20 Jun 2014 // 17:04:04

It is a shame about the east and how f#cked up they are. Leave them in the dark there backward peasant.

#3
sa-sha - 20 Jun 2014 // 12:45:33

;-)...and another "next": despite the possible highest "letting", Russians will hardly marry the humaniform Gorillas, even the famously fictional/delusional "Magilla" ones...

#2
Magilla Gorilla - 20 Jun 2014 // 07:07:39

Next thing you know, they'll let Russians marry humans.

#1
Vladimir K. - 20 Jun 2014 // 04:00:54

This is disgusting, yet another western exanple of how traditional marriage values are becoming useless as clearly the word "marriage" isn't as beautiful as it used to be anymore.

Following the legalization of the homosexual brain disease I would expect incest, phaedophilia and zoophilism to be legalized next? Congratulations, you ended your own humanity!