Costa Rican President Won’t Fight Gay Marriage
BY Advocate.com Editors
May 20 2011 1:20 PM ET
Costa Rica president Laura Chinchilla says she won’t oppose a court’s ruling to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry.
During her six-day official visit to the U.S., Chinchilla was asked her thoughts on gay marriage. She answered that while she does not personally support it, she would not rule against if a Costa Rican court made it legal.
Last year, Argentina became the first Latin American country to legalize gay marriage.
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