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First in Asia, Taiwan approves full marriage rights for same-sex couples

Christian Science Monitor Friday, 17 May 2019
First in Asia, Taiwan approves full marriage rights for same-sex couplesTaiwan's acceptance of gay and lesbian relationships began in the 1990s to help Taiwan stand out in Asia as an open society. Friday's vote allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including taxes, insurance, and child custody benefits.
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Thousands of couples celebrate as Taiwan becomes the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage.

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