Italian court rejects same-sex marriage

By |2010-04-29T09:00:00-04:00April 29th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner

International News Briefs

Italy’s Constitutional Court refused to legalize same-sex marriage April 14.
The court had been asked to rule on the issue by lower courts in Venice and Trent, where gay couples had sought equal marriage rights at city halls.
The Constitutional Court’s formal opinion is not ready but news reports said the justices believe same-sex marriage is a matter that should be dealt with by legislators, not courts.

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