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Bad News For Australia's Gay Newlyweds

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2014 | Gay Voices

SYDNEY, Dec 12 (Reuters) - The honeymoon was short-lived for Australia's gay couples who married in the past five days after the High Court overturn...

Will Australia Go All The Way For Gay Marriage?

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 02.06.2014 | Gay Voices

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Gay and lesbian couples from around Australia joined in fragile marriages in Canberra on Saturday under the nation's bele...

Australian Territory Allows Gay Weddings...For Now

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's first same-sex weddings can take place this weekend after the nation's highest court decided to rule next wee...

A Big Gay First Down Under

AP | Posted 10.22.2013 | Gay Voices

CANBERRA, Australia -- CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A provincial parliament in Australia has become the country's first to pass a law that allows same...

A Gay First For Australia

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Australia's national capital on Tuesday passed laws making it the first territory to allow gay marriage and said a legal challenge from the federal go...

The Key To Gay Marriage In Australia?

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said Monday it was time to end the "acrimonious" debate on gay marriage, after he vowed to introduce a bill legal...

WATCH: 3-Year-Old Reacts To News That He Can't Have A Husband

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.06.2013 | Gay Voices

Usually toddlers cry over spilled milk or being forced to take an unwanted nap, but one Australian 3-year-old boy is crying over something far more se...

WATCH: End Of The Rainbow For Aussie Gay Community?

Posted 04.11.2013 | Gay Voices

In Sydney, it's the end of the rainbow -- pedestrian crossing, that is. The BBC reports that many members of the Aussie city's lesbian, gay, bisexu...

Gay Aussie Lawmaker Ties The Knot In Spain

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.18.2013 | Gay Voices

An Australian politician and his boyfriend are getting married in Spain Wednesday after flying halfway round the world to take advantage of the countr...

Australia Upholds Gay Marriage Ban

AP | By KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 09.19.2012 | Gay Voices

SYDNEY -- Australian lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected a bill Wednesday that would have legalized gay marriage, and similar legislation looked unlikel...

Aussies Fume Over Pundit's Claim That Smoking Is Healthier Than Gay Marriage

Posted 09.02.2013 | Gay Voices

A conservative Australian pundit has angered international lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates by making claims that smokin...

Snatching Defeat From the Jaws of Victory: Australia's Battle for Marriage Equality

James Peron | Posted 02.06.2012 | Gay Voices
James Peron

While Prime Minister Julia Gillard is doing her best to stop marriage equality, her own party supports it. Nevertheless, Labor decided that saving her the embarrassment of defeat was more important than sticking to principle.

WATCH: Australia's Sweet, Sexy New Same-Sex Marriage Ad

Posted 11.25.2011 | Gay Voices

An Australian same-sex marriage advocacy group's sexy, dramatic new campaign has the blogosphere abuzz. The independent advocacy organization GetUp...