Lord Alli becomes first openly gay Lord. The letter argues that the current law does not unfairly discriminate against same-sex couples but instead preserves the crucial components of the union. Members of the Public Bill Committee included: .
The warning is part of a letter seen by the Daily Telegraph which is due to be read from the pulpit in 2, churches during Mass this Sunday. Equalities minister Lynne Featherstone previously said: "This government is promoting a fair society where people respect each other.
Gay men allowed in HM Armed Forces. The Guardian. Oscar Wilde found guilty of gross indecency. The first same-sex marriages took place on 29 March The letter argues that the current law does not unfairly discriminate against same-sex couples but instead preserves the crucial components of the same sex marriage consequences in Westminster.
A rarely used "wrecking" motion was tabled by Lord Dearto effectively reject the bill in full, in place of its second reading. Gay male.
Company limited by guarantee: SC Speaking in Westminster, Mr McGinn said the people of Northern Ireland and their representatives have already spoken in same sex marriage consequences in Westminster of same-sex marriage. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK where same-sex marriage is illegal.
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Pitcairn Islands. Cardinal Keith O'Brien told BBC Radio 4's Today programme it would be the "thin end of the wedge", comparing it to the legalisation of abortion in UK Parliament. Prior to its scrutiny of the Bill, the Committee heard evidence from a number of witnesses.
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