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Chile Same Sex Marriage
Despite uncertainty around the upcoming presidential elections, Chile has taken a major progressive step forward and voted to legalise same-sex marriage. The historic bill, which was moved forward by Chile’s current President Sebastián Piñera after it had been stuck in Congress for the last four years, was approved by the...
Tom Hanks
A same-sex couple in Los Angeles has had their wedding crashed by none other than acting legend Tom Hanks who decided to surprise the brides on their special day. The 65-year-old actor who was jogging through the park reportedly spotted the wedding and decided to approach the couple to congratulate...
Costa Rica Legalises Same-Sex Marriage
Costa Rica has become the first country in Central America to legalise same-sex marriage and 28th in the world. On May 26, a court decision from the Supreme Court of Costa Rica came into force that officially legalises the marriage of same-sex couples. In August 2018, the Supreme Court had declared...
A Bulgarian court has made history by ruling in favour of a same-sex couple and recognising their marriage, despite same-sex marriage being illegal in the country. Australian-born Cristina Palma has been granted the right to live and work in Bulgaria with her French wife Mariama Dialo, after the couple married...
Ecuador’s highest court has officially authorised same-sex marriage in a landmark case seeking to expand LGBT+ rights in the small South American nation. The Constitutional Court said same-sex marriage had been approved in a five-to-four vote of its nine judges in a closed hearing. Ecuador’s current constitution defines marriage as the...
Taiwan has become the first country in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage after the passing of a highly-contentious bill by the nation's lawmakers. The historic bill which was passed by Taiwan's parliament with a 66 to 27 majority, ultimately approves the legislation that was initially tabled by the government, in...
The Cayman Islands have officially legalised same-sex marriage, after a landmark ruling that saw a lesbian couple take on the nation’s definition of marriage. The couple at the heart of the victory, Chantelle Day, and her fiancée, Vickie Bodden Bush, were initially denied the right to wed, in April 2018...

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