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Croatia holds gay marriage referendum on Sunday

Croatian Times

Croatia will have a referendum on Sunday to vote on anti-gay marriage.

The ruling parties have called publicly to vote against it, opposing the conservative group In The Name of Family (U ime obitelji) that wants to impose a definition in the Constitution that marriage is a union between a man and a woman.

The group initiated the referendum after collecting  750,000 signatures in support of their position.



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  • Wigcher Spanninga wrote on 01. 12. 2013 from Amsterdam

    I think if this is approved we should hold an EU referendum to ensure that absolutely no money from any civilized country in the EU where the rights of gay people are respected can be spent on Croatia. As a gay person I would not want my hard earned to tax money to be wasted on an extremist enclave of no importance....

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