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LOOK: 130 Couples Tie The Knot In 'World's Largest' Mass Gay Wedding

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.08.2014 | Gay Voices

A total of 130 couples said "I do" in a mass wedding at Rio de Janeiro's Superior Court of Justice, marking the city's first gay civil marriages.In mi...

Conservative Christian Party in Brazil Fighting Marriage Equality

Joe Mirabella | Posted 07.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Joe Mirabella

One week after Brazil's National Council of Justice (CNJ) ruled that same-sex couples cannot be denied marriage licenses by public notaries, the conservative Social Christian Party (PSC) took legal action to overrule the decision and immediately suspend its enforcement.

Brazil Senate OKs Gay Civil Unions

AP | Posted 05.24.2012 | World

BRASILIA, Brazil -- A measure allowing same-sex civil unions passed its first legislative step in Brazil's Congress, where it has lingered for 16 year...

Brazil's Top Appeals Court Upholds Gay Marriage

AP | Posted 12.26.2011 | Gay Voices

BRASILIA, Brazil -- Brazil's top appeals court has ruled that two women can legally be married. It's the highest court in Brazil to uphold a gay marr...