Malta: Hopes for Civil Unions, Marriage Equality As Election Approaches

Written by scott on January 22nd, 2013

Gay and lesbian couples in Malta are closer to achieving partnership rights after both the island nation’s leading parties backed the idea.

The Malta Gay Rights Movement (MGRM) told Gay Star News they now hope to have civil partnerships in the next five years and marriage equality within 10.

The Mediterranean archipelago is currently preparing for elections on 9 March with the ruling Nationalist Party (Partit Nazzjonalista or PN) going head to head with the Labour Party.

Authored By Tris Reid-Smith – See the Full Story at Gay Star News

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