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In the U.S., representatives of sexual minorities can continue to marry

June 7 2006

Senate of the United States rejected the amendment banning gay marriage, which introduced the country's president , George Bush and the Republican Party.

Over 49 Senators supported the amendment, made against 48 legislators, but the decision was not approved, as voted for him in less than 60 senators. Supporters of the ban of same-sex marriage once again going to raise this issue in the Senate. Not be ruled out that again this amendment will be considered by U.S. lawmakers as early as next month, according to "News".

Previously, many U.S. states at the local level have recognized the right of members of sexual minorities to enter into formal marriages and enjoy the rights of traditional married couples.

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