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Taiwan approves same-sex marriage in first for Asia


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Published 2:45 a.m. ET May 17, 2019 | Updated 6:00 a.m. ET May 17, 2019


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TAIPEI, Taiwan – Taiwan's legislature, and first in Asia and boost for LGBT rights activists t

Lawmakers pressured by LGBT groups as well as church organizations

That makes the first place in Asia.

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“It's a breakthrough, I have to say this. Shih-Hsin University in Taiwan, said Shiau Hong-chi, professor of studies and communications management.

"Taiwan's action today should not be heard", "Phil Robertson, deputy Asia director for Human Rights Watch, wrote on Twitter. “No more excuses!”

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Gay Rights supporters Celebrate outside Parliament After lawmakers legalized Same-sex marriage bill in Taipei on May 17, 2019 – Taiwan's parliament began debating Asia's first gay marriage law from Conservative lawmakers launch a last-Ditch Attempt to scupper the Most progressive bill in FAVOR of and watered-down "civil-exact" hand. (Photo: SAM YEH, AFP / Getty Images)

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Opponents in Taiwan raised fears of incest, insurance scams and children. Both sides of the issue and demonstrations and lobbied lawmakers.

In November 2018, same in sex in the advisory referendum. The spirit of the referendum is best for the spirit of the referendum.


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