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Australian Marriage Equality

People say 'yes' to marriage equality in Australia

The people have spoken overwhelmingly to approve same-sex marriage in Australia.

Today the Australian Statistics Bureau revealed the results of their public vote on marriage equality and the people have said yes!

It was a 61.6% to 38.4% margin with a reported 12.7 million Australians turning in ballots before the November 7 deadline.

Tasmania upper house rejects same-sex marriage

The hearts and dreams of gay and lesbian couples in the Australian state of Tasmania have been broken, after the state government's upper house narrowly voted Thursday to reject marriage equality.