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Another VICTORY in Australia: Tasmania Parliament rejects "gay marriage"!
http://massresistance.com ^ | 10/04/2012 | n/a

Posted on 10/04/2012 6:40:54 AM PDT by massmike

It's been a great month for the pro-family cause "down under." After the Australian Parliament rejected "gay marriage" last week, it was announced that the state Parliament of the Australian state of Tasmania would immediately be voting on it.

Last month it passed Tasmania's Lower House by 13 to 11 and it was then awaiting a vote in the Upper House. Since the homosexual groups had been lobbying them heavily, and the Tasmanian Premier was passionately for it, it seemed like a lost cause.

But on Thursday, after two days of debate, it was defeated in the Upper House by 8 to 6. Apparently there was some fear that they were being unduly influenced by the special interests of the homosexual lobby, which didn't square with the average citizens. Plus, it was recognized that since the Australian national Constitution includes marriage as a national issue, there would surely be a court fight which would likely be lost. And finally, the bill created a separate type of marriage called "gay marriage," an unusual approach.

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TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: australia; homosexualagenda

Tasmanian Premier Lara Giddings angrily addresses the media after the vote defeating "gay marriage."

1 posted on 10/04/2012 6:40:58 AM PDT by massmike
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To: massmike

If I were Australian I think I’d be in the Family First Party, heh


2 posted on 10/04/2012 6:46:13 AM PDT by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: massmike

It’s the land down under, not on the down low.


3 posted on 10/04/2012 6:56:40 AM PDT by VanDeKoik
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To: massmike

I wonder how many who voted in favor are buying the myth of “born that way”.

that is the heart issue that the homosexual have found the most and lied the most.


4 posted on 10/04/2012 7:06:11 AM PDT by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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