Liechtenstein Beats America To Granting Full Gay Patnership Rights To Lesbian and Gay Couples

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No Liechtenstein as in the smallest yet the richest (by measure of GDP per capita) country in the world.

As of Saturday Liechtenstein is now one of many countries who has beaten America, the land of liberty, equality and freedom to granting gay and lesbian couples the right to formally register their partnership be put on a par with heterosexual couples when it comes to inheritance, social security, immigration and taxation.

The government says 68.8 percent of voters approved the law in a binding referendum Sunday. About 31.2 percent voted against those of which stood in line with the Liechtenstein Catholic Church.

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2 thoughts on “Liechtenstein Beats America To Granting Full Gay Patnership Rights To Lesbian and Gay Couples”

  1. That's because America is run by people who have allowed themselves to be duped by some warped, fearful interpretation of the Bible, and used that as an excuse to force people to see and live by their deluded view of the world. In a country where people like Maggie Gallagher and Grady Warren have more money than you and I do…well can't expect much else. Sad, but true,

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