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same-sex-marriage

Colombia’s first same-sex marriage annulled after anti-gay group files lawsuit

Sunday, October 6, 2013
BOGOTA, Columbia -- A same-sex marriage performed last month in the Columbian capital city of Bogota was annulled by a judge after a lawsuit was brought by an anti-gay foundation seeking to cancel the union. [ Read more → ]
Fernando Vergara, APNewlyweds Carlos Hernando, left, and Gonzalo Ruiz leave a local court in Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. The couple was joined in a civil union Wednesday by a judge in Colombia. Photo:

First same-sex civil union legalized in Colombia

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
BOGOTA, Colombia -- A Colombian judge has for the first time legalized the civil union of a same-sex couple. [ Read more → ]
Tony Perkins

Perkins blames Secret Service prostitution scandal on repeal of ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Family Research Council president Tony Perkins claims that since the President has been “enforcing open homosexuality in our military” then he should not have been “upset” about the prostitution scandal, maintaining that Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’s repeal led to “a total breakdown” in “moral order.” [ Read more → ]
marriage-equality

Same-sex marriage was a leading international concern throughout 2011

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
In terms of the news -- international reporting -- this was the year of same-sex marriage. Same-sex marriage (or 'marriage equality' or 'gay marriage') was a leading international concern -- whether in the West or raised as a chimeric threat, particularly in Africa. [ Read more → ]
Juan Vicente Cordoba

Catholic Archbishop in Columbia claims gay adoptive dad will want sex with his kids

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
BOGOTA, Columbia -- A Catholic Archbishop on Tuesday strongly criticized a family court judge's decision to allow Chandler Burr -- a former contributing editor to U.S. News and World Report and columnist for The New York Times -- to adopt two Colombian boys, suggesting that because Burr is gay, he may become sexually attracted to his children. [ Read more → ]
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