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Wed May 24, 2017, 04:59 AM

Taiwan court rules in favor of same-sex marriage

Source: Reuters

"Taiwan's constitutional court ruled on Wednesday that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia.

The court, known as the Judicial Yuan, said current marriage laws violate the constitutional rights of same-sex couples and it gave a period of two years for laws to be amended to allow same-sex marriage."



Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-lgbt-marriage-idUSKBN18K0UN?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=Social



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Princess Turandot May 2017 OP
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IronLionZion May 2017 #3
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IronLionZion May 2017 #5
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Response to Princess Turandot (Original post)

Wed May 24, 2017, 08:36 AM

2. I love you Taiwan!

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Response to Princess Turandot (Original post)

Wed May 24, 2017, 09:24 AM

3. I always figured Taiwan would be the first in Asia

they are a very progressive country. Good for them.

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Response to IronLionZion (Reply #3)

Wed May 24, 2017, 10:51 AM

4. They also have one of the best universal healthcare systems in the world

Taiwan and Japan in Asia.

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Response to dalton99a (Reply #4)

Wed May 24, 2017, 10:59 AM

5. Ironically Taiwan modeled their system after US Medicare

Japan is a more socialized system

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Response to Princess Turandot (Original post)

Wed May 24, 2017, 02:42 PM

6. Big Kick and rec for this inspiring news.

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