A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan

Taiwan’s top court rules in favour of gay marriage in landmark case

Panel finds current law barring same-sex unions is a violation of the island’s constitution

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A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
A supporter waves a rainbow flag during a rally after Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, in Taipei on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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