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Italy celebrates first gay unions as landmark reform comes into force

Civil unions between two homosexual couples were celebrated in Milan on Friday, in one of the first applications of a landmark reform on gay rights approved by the Italian parliament almost three...

Italy's parliament poised to approve gay unions after long battle

Italy's lower assembly was poised Wednesday to grant final parliamentary approval to a landmark bill set to end the country's status as the last Western European nation not allowing gay unions....

Italy's gay unions bill returns to parliament floor for final vote

Italy's lower house of parliament was set to start a final debate Monday on a bill which, if approved, should end Italy's status as the last Western European nation not allowing gay unions.

Italy's Renzi: gay unions bill may be watered down to win passage

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi urged his Democratic Party (PD) Sunday to reach out to its centrist allies to secure the passage of a controversial law on gay unions

Opponents of Italy gay unions bill come out in force to block reform

Organizers of a rally against controversial proposals to legalize gay unions in Italy claimed success Saturday, saying that 2 million people from around the country had gathered in Rome to back...