There You Go Now



The announcement today of results on the provision for same sex marriage at the Convention on the Constitution in Malahide, Co Dublin. Tom Arnold in the chair.

The [Constitutional] Convention decided to recommend that the Constitution be changed to allow for civil marriage for same-sex couples, with 79 of the 100 members in favour of the motion.
Nineteen delegates voted against, with one ‘no opinion’.
A report will now be drafted and the recommendations of the Constitutional Convention will now go to Government.


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Screen Shot 2013-04-14 at 20.41.30Senator Ronan Mullen greets the news with Christian forbearance.

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kiss1 kiss2 kiss3Same-sexers celebrating outside the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin, following the announcement.

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