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CofE exempt from gay marriage

New legislation will explicitly state that it will be illegal for the established Churches of England and Wales to conduct same-sex marriages, Culture Secretary Maria Miller announced.

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Peter Tatchell commends Cameron gay marriage support

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell, head of the Equal Love campaign, welcomed David Cameron's support for gay church weddings:

David Cameron's support for the right of religious organisations to conduct same-sex marriages is a welcome defence of gay equality and religious freedom.

The Unitarians, Quakers and Liberal Jews all want to conduct marriages for their lesbian and gay faithful. It is no business of the law to block them.

– Peter Tatchell

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