Malcom Turnball suggests civil unions before gay marriage

Cosens, Stacey
July 2012
Pink Paper;7/13/2012, p2
The article reports that Australian politician Malcolm Turnball emphasized the need to legislate civil unions for same sex couples before further marriage law reform is considered.


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