Keyword: same sex

French Senate backs same-sex marriage bill

The bill, which has sparked protests across the country, still faces a second reading in the National Assembly and a final reading in the upper house.

Lower house of French parliament approves bill that would legalize gay marriage, adoption

The measure, approved in 329-to-229 vote in National Assembly, puts France on track to join about a dozen nations that allow gay marriage.

Thousands march in France against same-sex marriage bill

Protests over “major and dangerous upheaval” government bill that would extend marriage and adoption rights to same-sex couples.