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BREAKING: French president signs marriage equality bill into law

Saturday, May 18, 2013
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PARIS — French President Francois Hollande has signed a law authorizing gay marriage and adoption by same-sex couples, after months of nationwide protests and wrenching debate.

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French anti-gay activist suggests violence in reaction to marriage bill

Saturday, April 13, 2013
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PARIS -- Anti-gay marriage activists in France went on the attack Friday, firing off violent rhetoric following passage of a marriage equality bill in the French Senate.

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France approves key article aimed at legalizing same-sex marriage

Saturday, February 2, 2013
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The French National Assembly on Saturday approved the key article of a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage and grant gay and lesbian couples the right to adopt children.

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French government presents same-sex marriage, adoption bill to Parliament

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
People demonstrate in support of the government plan to legalize same-sex marriage and adoption for same-sex couples in Paris, France, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.Photo: Benjamin Girette, Associated Press
PARIS — The French government has presented its plan to legalize same-sex marriage and adoption to Parliament for debate.

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France delays plans to debate same-sex marriage

Monday, October 22, 2012
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France has delayed plans to move forward with legislation to legalize same-sex marriage amid growing opposition led by religious organizations and the majority Roman Catholic Church.

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French government to introduce bill to legalize same-sex marriage

Monday, August 27, 2012
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The French government is expected to introduce legislation in October that would legalize same-sex marriage, a move that would bring France in line with several European countries and fulfill an campaign promise by President François Hollande.

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