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post Nov 14 2017, 07:04 PM
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you may be aware that Australia have had a referendum recently for the legalisation of same sex marriage, the result of that will be revealed tonight at 11PM GMT. worth noting that it is not legally binding but the government are likely to go with what the people have voted.

the polls predict a 63% Yes vote, and if it is Yes then it should be legalised by Christmas.
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post Nov 14 2017, 07:12 PM
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ahhhhhh fingers crossed!
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post Nov 14 2017, 07:15 PM
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I hope they've checked all the votes for Moscow postmarks.
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post Nov 14 2017, 07:26 PM
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Another country where you would have assumed they'd already got their act together on the issue if you didn't know anything about their government (like Germany until very recently). Good to hopefully see further progress on this anyway of course.
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post Nov 14 2017, 08:12 PM
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I'm really hoping this happens, it seems so BIZARRE to me that a country like Australia is still sleeping on this. My gut feeling is saying the polls will have it right but then looking at the results of political votes this year I'm scared to get my hopes up sad.gif
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post Nov 14 2017, 09:41 PM
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I hope for (and I feel like it will be) an easy win for 'Yes' just like with Ireland!
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post Nov 14 2017, 09:51 PM
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I don’t know Australia’s history that well but if Ireland voted yes, any Western country should be voting yes with ease.
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post Nov 14 2017, 11:13 PM
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Australia voted 61% in favour on a turnout of 79%! wub.gif Congrats to all who may be affected by this, thankfully one poll has turned out the right way heart.gif
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post Nov 14 2017, 11:15 PM
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Absolutely thrilled to hear that news wub.gif wd for getting it right Australia.
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post Nov 14 2017, 11:15 PM
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Yaaass wub.gif
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post Nov 15 2017, 12:11 AM
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Would have been pretty shocking if it went the other way really! Hoorayyyyy
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post Nov 15 2017, 12:24 AM
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QUOTE(Klaus @ Nov 14 2017, 09:51 PM) *
I don’t know Australia’s history that well but if Ireland voted yes, any Western country should be voting yes with ease.

Geographically, Australia is definitely not western laugh.gif (from the Greenwich meridian at least).
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post Nov 15 2017, 01:03 AM
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Culturally it is.
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post Nov 15 2017, 02:45 AM
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WOO! Congratulations Australia! heart.gif heart.gif
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post Nov 15 2017, 08:47 AM
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"Same Love" coming to re-enter the ARIA Charts yet again tongue.gif
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post Dec 7 2017, 10:53 PM
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As of now, it's been made 100% official. Same sex marriage is legal in Australia.

Congratulations to anyone who this benefits on here! ❤💙💚💛💜
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