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LGBT rights in Japan - Wikipedia

There are, however, a few signs that support is growing for gay marriage in recent years. In 2009, Japan's Justice Ministry said that it would start issuing documents sometimes needed by Japanese

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gay marriage japan

Same-Sex Couples Sue For The Right To Marry In Japan They say the constitution's language on marriage should be reinterpreted. It's the first lawsuit challenging the country's rejection of same

Gay marriage in Japan? Only over the reactionary LDP's

TOKYO — Thirteen gay couples on Thursday filed Japan’s first lawsuits seeking to force the government to recognize same-sex marriage, arguing that their constitutional right to equality had

Gay Marriage Japan - Video Results

A group of 13 same-sex couples in Japan plans to file a lawsuit Thursday challenging their legal inability to marry, depriving them of the ability to inherit property from their partners, make meaningful medical decisions in cases of emergency, and other rights.

Japan’s Only Openly Gay Lawmaker Says Same-Sex Marriage Will

US man in gay marriage sues Japan’s government for same rights to long-term visa as heterosexual foreign couples. Andrew High, a US citizen who is married to a Japanese man, is suing for the

On Valentine's Day 13 Same-Sex Japanese Couples Sue for Marriage

Japan’s major opposition parties submitted a bill Monday calling for same-sex marriage in the world’s third-biggest economy, a move that comes weeks after Taiwan became the first place in Asia

Recognition of same-sex unions in Japan - Wikipedia

Same-sex marriage is not legal in Japan at present, nor are same-sex marriages entered into abroad recognized in Japan. Some cities or wards in Japan {Shibuya, Setagaya, Iga, Takarazuka, Naha, Sapporo, Fukuoka, Osaka and Nakano (in Tokyo) at the t

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gay marriage japan

BriHard takes a look at Fire Emblem's gay marriage from the cultural perspective it was written in: Japan's. He says it’s time we look at the issues present from Japan’s perspective and see

Is gay marriage legal in Japan? - Quora

Valentine’s Day arrived this year with the promise of better things to come for Japan’s LGBT communities. On February 12, Toshitake Kuwahara, mayor of the city of Shibuya, announced that the

Tokyo Issues Japan’s First Same-Sex Marriage Certificate

13 gay couples filed a lawsuit against the Japanese government on Valentine's Day arguing that their constitutional rights were violated. It's the first such legal action in the country, where 80%