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Rainbow celebrations as Australians vote for same-sex marriage

Reuters Wednesday, 15 November 2017 ()
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australians have voted overwhelmingly for same-sex marriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 and sparking rainbow celebrations on Wednesday, with people wearing wedding dresses and sequined suits and declaring "our love is real".
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Same-sex marriage supporters won a landslide victory in a nationwide postal survey, ensuring Parliament votes on the issue Report by Carrf. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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