Ian Hunter, the social inclusion minister for the state of South Australia, said he was disappointed that his marriage to artist Leith Semmens won’t be legal in Australia, but said the two decided they couldn’t wait for their country to approve a gay marriage law.
“Without a doubt it’s inevitable in Australia, but you’re looking at six or seven years, and me and my partner weren’t willing to wait that long,” Hunter said a few hours before he and Semmens were married at an art gallery in the town of Jun.
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