Japan court upholds same-sex marriage ban

By Elaine Lies
Updated June 20 2022 - 7:16am, first published 7:09am
Japan's ban on same-sex marriage is not "unconstitutional" an Osaka court has ruled.

An Osaka court has ruled that Japan's ban on same-sex marriage is not "unconstitutional", dealing a setback to LGBTQ rights activists in the only Group of Seven nation that doesn't allow people of the same gender to marry.

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