UK - London - Same sex marriage law is passed
Lord Ali, Labour, speaks to the crowd. The bill 'Marriage Bill 2012-13 to 2013-14'
(Same Sex Couples) has just been passed in the House of Lords to great joy for supporters outside Parliament. The bill is to to make provision for the marriage of same sex couples in England and Wales, about gender change by married persons and civil partners, about consular functions in relation to marriage, for the marriage of armed forces personnel overseas, and for connected purposes.