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Thousands turn out to protest a proposed civil unions bill that would finally offer some legal recognition to Italy's same-sex couples.

January 30 2016 7:04 PM

Demonstrators flooded the streets in cities across Italy, urging their government to legally recognize unions for same-sex couples.

January 23 2016 5:17 PM

Some lawmakers want to punish gay couples who become parents through overseas surrogates.

January 22 2016 8:11 PM

The priest has been arrested, and his bishop is accused of encouraging him to avoid the police.

December 22 2015 9:29 PM

Through an aide, the pope offers support to a writer whose work was banned by the mayor of Venice, but warns against reading too much into it.

August 28 2015 5:50 PM

While not binding, the decision adds to mounting pressure on the peninsula. 

July 21 2015 5:55 PM

While France, Ireland, and the U.K. have already enacted marriage equality, Italy still struggles with offering any legal recognition to same-sex couples.

June 21 2015 1:03 PM
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