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Thursday, December 01, 2005

Top Court puts South Africa On Course for Gay Marriage

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's high court on Thursday said it was unconstitutional to deny gay people the right to marry and instructed parliament to amend marriage laws to include same-sex unions within the year.

The Constitutional Court ruling put South Africa on course to become at least the world's fifth country to permit same-sex marriage and the first in Africa, where homosexuality remains largely taboo...