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Japan court rules same-sex marriage ban constitutional, but holds out hope

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A court said on Wednesday that Japan's ban on same-sex marriage was constitutional, delivering a blow to LGBTQ rights with the second such ruling in the only G7 nation where same-sex marriage is not permitted.
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2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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