First in, first denied

May 13, 2009 at 11:58 am Leave a comment

A Ruski lesbian couple has been denied a licence to get married. So, theyr’e going to Canada to get hitched.

According to them, being out in Russia is an invitation to violent homophobia. I hope they take their appeal to the ECHR.

Article here.


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Evecho’s newsy bits

News, updates and links from the lesbian and publishing ‘verse that interest me, my current projects, keeping up with authors and sharing musings on middle-class life, gourmet adventures and comparisons between East/West perspectives. My opinions will likely be linearly logical and gayly bent, as they tend to be.