Australians Say 'Yes' to Same-Sex Marriage, Clearing Path for Legalization

MELBOURNE, Australia — A solid majority of Australians voted in favor of same-sex marriage in a historic survey that, while not binding, paves the way for Parliament to legally recognize the unions of gay and lesbian couples. Of 12.7 million ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times

Australians decisively support same-sex marriage

Australians have overwhelmingly voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage in a historic poll. The non-binding postal vote showed 61.6% of people favour allowing same-sex couples to wed. Jubilant supporters have been celebrating in public spaces, ......mehr

Quelle : BBC News

Australians Celebrate After an Overwhelming 'Yes' for Same-Sex Marriage

Australians have voted overwhelmingly for same-sex marriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 and sparking rainbow celebrations on Wednesday, with people wearing wedding dresses and sequined suits and declaring “our love is real”....mehr

Quelle : Fortune

Australia's PM wants marriage equality by Christmas after 'overwhelming' vote

The Australian parliament must commit to deliver marriage equality by Christmas, prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has said after an “unequivocal, overwhelming” vote of 61.6% in favour of same-sex marriage in an unprecedented national postal survey....mehr

Quelle : The Guardian

Australians Vote 'Yes' On Gay Marriage

Australians have given same-sex marriage a resounding "yes," in a historic nationwide poll, with nearly 62 percent of registered voters approving the measure. Although the mail-in poll is non-binding, it nonetheless ensures that Parliament will ......mehr

Quelle : NPR

Australia Votes for Gay Marriage, Clearing Path to Legalization

MELBOURNE, Australia — A solid majority of Australians voted in favor of same-sex marriage in a historic survey that, while not binding, paves the way for Parliament to legally recognize the unions of gay and lesbian couples. Of 12.7 million ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times