Nepal Paves Way to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

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07/08/2023

Nepal’s Supreme Court has issued a temporary order greenlighting the registration of same-sex marriages for the first time. LGBTQIA activists and couples across Nepal celebrated the decision. Surendra Pandey: “So far, we are very happy. If it becomes permanent, we will be even happier.” Maya Gurung: “We hope the permanent marriage regulation order will come as soon as possible. Things for us will be the same as for other men and women. That would be ideal.”

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