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Tue Jan 29, 2013, 07:42 PM

France gay marriage plan put to national assembly

Source: Associated Press

France gay marriage plan put to national assembly

Associated Press in Paris
The Guardian, Tuesday 29 January 2013 18.36 GMT

The French government has presented a divisive plan to legalise gay marriage and adoption to parliament for debate.

The justice minister, Christiane Taubira, told the national assembly that the bill constituted an "act of equality finally, marriage will be a universal institution".

She said: "We have never underestimated the importance of this reform." The proposals have divided the Catholic-majority country.

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Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jan/29/france-gay-marriage-national-assembly

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Wed Jan 30, 2013, 10:07 AM

1. Hoping for a good outcome.

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