Archived from the original on 10 July Most major religious organisations in the United Kingdom do not perform same-sex marriages in their places of worship. On 21 October [ 7 focusing on gay marriage in France and celebrated, 31 unionist MLAs signed a petition to reconvene the Northern Ireland Assembly to pass legislation to keep abortion illegal.
Protests over France's same-sex marriage bill — Protesters stand in the street as they face riot police on Sunday, May 26, in Paris on the sidelines of demonstrations against a gay marriage law legalizing same-sex marriage and adoptions for gay couples. In Ireland, which recently had a referendum supporting same-sex marriage, legislation is yet to be introduced and passed by the Parliament.
Retrieved May 30, Archived from the original on 28 September Archived from the original on May 11, This article is an extract from Living and working in France. A trend also observed in other European countries like Belgium.
Same-sex marriage statistics have remained relatively low, especially compared to metropolitan France. The results are confidential and cannot prevent a wedding from taking place.
LGBT portal. The United States is the most populous country in the world to have established same-sex marriage nationwide. Gay Star News. Last September, the women's minister Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, on a political visit to Montpellier, had asked Autin if he wanted to be the first gay groom.
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Indy Le Parisien in French. Protests over France's same-sex marriage bill — The group Hommen gathers in Rennes to protest the bill on Saturday.