Few legal protections exist for same-sex relationships in the Philippines. Photo: Reuters

Top Philippine court refuses to legalise gay marriage

  • In a unanimous decision, the country’s Supreme Court threw out the case primarily because the plaintiff had never tried to get married
  • Few legal protections and rights exist for same-sex relationships in the Philippines, where conservative Catholic values are deep-seated
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Few legal protections exist for same-sex relationships in the Philippines. Photo: Reuters
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