Northern Ireland: A Valentine’s Day Not Like Any Other…

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 15 February 2020) A lesbian couple has entered into the first first same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. On February 11, 2020, 26-year-old Robyn Peoples, a janitor from Belfast, married 27-year-old pizzeria employee Sharni Edwards from Brighton, England. The two young women, who have been together for six years, made their union [...]

Read More...

Chilean Senate considers legalization of gay marriage

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 26, 2020) The Senate of Chile has approved a bill to legalize same-sex marriage and same-sex adoption with 22 yes and 16 no votes with 1 abstention. The bill will now be examined in detail by the Committee for Constitution, Legislation and Justice, which had already approved it in its [...]

Read More...

Gay marriage soon to be legalized in Northern Ireland?

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 5 January 2020) After a political-parliamentary vacuum since the end of 2016 in Northern Ireland, Julian Smith, the British Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, signed a new decree on 19 December 2019 to legalize gay marriage in Northern Ireland starting on 13 January 2020. Due to the twenty-eight-day ban, the [...]

Read More...