# gay-marriage - Today’s News
# gay-marriage - Yesterday’s News
Large sections of the British Prime Minister’s Conservative party are fiercely opposed to the idea.
# gay-marriage - Saturday 18 May, 2013
The legislation also legalises gay adoption.
French President Francois Hollande has signed gay marriage into law today, making it the 14th country to do so.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 15 May, 2013
Brazil is the third and largest Latin American country to give a de facto green light to same-sex marriage.
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
MLAs voted 53 to 42 against a motion which called on the Northern executive to allow civil marriage for same-sex couples.
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
It is the 14th country in the world to say ‘Yes’ to marriage equality.
The bill to legalise same-sex marriage is expected to be comfortably carried, which will make France the 14th country in the world to legalise marriage equality.
# gay-marriage - Sunday 21 April, 2013
As a single parent family, I realise we’ve only been tolerated as opposed to accepted as a proper family unit and because of the absence of the traditional set up we are somehow ‘less than’, writes Carol Redmond, who says same-sex unions are being treated in the same way.
# gay-marriage - Friday 19 April, 2013
Norris has called for an inquiry into whether the conservative think-tank misrepresented a study about child parenting.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Warning: possible tearjerker.
# gay-marriage - Friday 12 April, 2013
Senators and members of parliament who support the bill have also been targeted.
# gay-marriage - Monday 1 April, 2013
Cardinal Timothy Dolan said sexual love is intended only for a man and woman in marriage.
# gay-marriage - Friday 29 March, 2013
Catholic Bishops say they won’t recognise Ireland’s civil marriage system if it permits same-sex couples to wed.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
83-year-old Edith Windsor was ordered to pay federal inheritance taxes of $363,000 following the 2009 death of Thea Spyer, her partner of more than 40 years.
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Wednesday.
Yesterday, justices in the US Supreme Court heard arguments on whether same-sex couple have a constitutional right to marry.
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 26 March, 2013
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.
# gay-marriage - Sunday 24 March, 2013
The number of submissions made to the Constitutional Convention is almost 50 times the amount sent on other issues.
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 19 March, 2013
The things we learned, loved and shared today…
Ivana Bacik and by-election candidate Eoin Holmes publish a bill which removes the same-sex ban on civil marriages.
# gay-marriage - Monday 18 March, 2013
Clinton had previously said that she supported civil unions rather than marriage.
# gay-marriage - Monday 11 March, 2013
Alan Shatter says granting some marital obligations and protections to couples who could marry would violate the constitution.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore gave a press conference today to mark the coalition’s second anniversary in office.
# gay-marriage - Friday 1 March, 2013
The convention is encouraging organisations, citizens and the disapora to “make their voices heard” before its next meeting.
# gay-marriage - Saturday 23 February, 2013
The 1996 law defines marriage exclusively as a union between a man and a woman.
# gay-marriage - Thursday 14 February, 2013
The EU Affairs minister tells the BBC she expects a referendum soon, but “genuinely” can’t predict whether it would pass.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 6 February, 2013
Last night MPs voted for a draft law to legalise same-sex marriage in England and Wales. Should Ireland follow suit?
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 5 February, 2013
David Cameron has championed the drive to allow same-sex couples to marry.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
Many Catholics in the country were shocked by the Pope’s recent call to “fight” gay marriage.
# gay-marriage - Thursday 3 January, 2013
Now almost 2,000 people have entered civil partnerships since they became available in Ireland in April 2011.
# gay-marriage - Sunday 23 December, 2012
Archbishop Dr Richard Clarke said that he would be “as restrictive as one can with compassion and humanity” when it comes to abortion.
# gay-marriage - Saturday 22 December, 2012
John Lyons claims this is second time in a week that Vatican has “targeted the international LGBT community”.
# gay-marriage - Friday 21 December, 2012
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
He said, “when God is denied, human dignity also disappears”.
# gay-marriage - Thursday 20 December, 2012
The guidelines point out rights and obligations attached to civil partnerships and protection for cohabiting couples.
# gay-marriage - Monday 17 December, 2012
“Why repeat the same mistake and chase after an unattainable utopia?” read the daily’s front-page editorial.
# gay-marriage - Sunday 16 December, 2012
Demonstrators held placards condemning homophobia after Pope Benedict said same-sex unions “destabilise marriage”.
# gay-marriage - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
But the legislation would make it unlawful for the Church of England and the Anglican Church in Wales to conduct gay weddings.
# gay-marriage - Tuesday 11 December, 2012
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.