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Friday 5 May 2006

Gay couple weds in Brisbane's British consulate

Sharon Dane and Elaine Crump, a lesbian couple, are to 'wed' this afternoon in Brisbane's British consulate. The pair hold dual Australian-British nationality, but their civil partnership will have no validity in Australia itself.

The move flouts the wishes of Australia's Federal Government - I wrote about that here.

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