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The Mexican state of Guerrero approves same-sex marriage

Deputy of the Congress of Guerrero shows an LGBT flag – WARRIOR CONGRESS

The Congress of the Mexican state of Guerrero approved same-sex marriage on Tuesday, thus becoming the thirty-first entity in the country to approve same-sex couples.

With 38 votes in favor, six against and two abstentions, the Parliament of the state of Guerrero has carried out a proposal presented by deputies from Morena, the political organization of the Mexican president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

“The Plenum of the LXIII Legislature approved reforms to the Civil Code, the Civil Procedure Code and the Civil Registry Law, all of the state of Guerrero, to recognize marriage and cohabitation of all persons over 18 years of age, without any discrimination”, The Congress of Guerrero has detailed in a statement.

The parliamentarians have voted confidentially by depositing their vote in the ballot box, although the deputy of the conservative Institutional Revolutionary Party, Julieta Fernandez, has publicly expressed her vote against, reported ‘El Sol de Mexico’.

With this decision, the vast majority of Mexican states allow same-sex marriage, in the absence of the state of Tamaulipas, so that the right of homosexual couples is legal throughout Mexico.



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