Angela Merkel votes against gay marriage - despite paving the way for couples to wed - Mirror.co.uk

German Chancellor Angela Merkel voted against gay marriage – despite paving the way for same-sex couples to wed. She allowed her conservative Christian Democrats MPs to vote with their consciences, lifting the party's previous opposition. But even ...

Germany Legalized Same-Sex Marriage, but Angela Merkel Voted Against It - Esquire.com

In Germany on Friday, the parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage. That's great! Good job, Germany! Except that the vote was nowhere near unanimous—the Bundestag's deciding vote was 393 to 226—with one major international player voicing her ...

Same-sex marriage approved in Germany - euronews

The Chancellor voted against it, but same-sex marriage has been approved by a big margin in the German parliament. The country has become the 14th in Europe and 23rd in the world to legalise same-sex weddings. This after Angela Merkel did a u-turn and ...

At Long Last, Germany's Lawmakers Legalize Same-Sex Marriage - The Mary Sue

Germany has for many years been out of step with other EU nations in not recognizing the legal right of same-sex couples to marry. Love wins once again, however, and Friday's parliamentary vote made same-sex marriage the law of the land. It might ...

German Parliament approves same-sex marriage - Xinhua

BERLIN, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) approved the same-sex marriage in an historic vote on Friday. "This is an historic day. Not just for lesbians and gays, but also for a more just and democratic society. Whether or ...

Germany legalises same sex marriage, Angela Merkel votes against it: List of countries where same sex marriage is legal - India.com

New Delhi, June 30: German Parliament on Friday voted on legalising same-sex marriage, in the process joining 22 other countries where same-sex marriage is already legal. While German Chancellor Angela Merkel voted against legalising the union ...

German Lawmakers Finally Voted To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage - Refinery29

On Friday, members of Parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage, bringing the country up to speed with many of its Western peers. The vote was only possible because German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who long opposed same-sex marriage, pivoted ...