Albania Passes Landmark LGBT Protecti...

Albania Passes Landmark LGBT Protection Laws

There are 5 comments on the EDGE story from May 8, 2013, titled Albania Passes Landmark LGBT Protection Laws. In it, EDGE reports that:

Albania is amending its criminal code after two laws protecting the LGBT community against hate crimes were passed this past weekend.

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Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#1 May 8, 2013
Albania passed same-sex marriage in 2009; so they are earning a good reputation along with more rights and privileges
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Too bad the USA is still dragging its tailfeathers and doesn't realize what a fabulous asset the good people of the American gay race represent

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#2 May 8, 2013
Rainbow Kid wrote:
Albania passed same-sex marriage in 2009
I do not believe this is correct; please check facts. It does not seem to be legal there from what I can find.

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#3 May 8, 2013
Rainbow Kid wrote:
Albania passed same-sex marriage in 2009; so they are earning a good reputation along with more rights and privileges
.
Too bad the USA is still dragging its tailfeathers and doesn't realize what a fabulous asset the good people of the American gay race represent
Sorry, hon. The Bill is still on hold.

This is the best we could get ... and it IS huge. Now they just have to be enforced.
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#4 May 8, 2013
JohnInToronto wrote:
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I do not believe this is correct; please check facts. It does not seem to be legal there from what I can find.
I remember it from TOPIX
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This is the Reuters news story we discussed on TOPIX in 2009:
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2009/07/30/ouko...
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Here is the TOPIX chat room:
http://www.topix.com/forum/news/gay/TON0P2761...
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Apparently there was no follow-up; so we took it to be true

“ WOOF ! ”

Since: Nov 12

Coolidge, AZ

#5 May 8, 2013
Sad that the U.S.A., the supposed bastion of LIBERTY to the world is way behind the formerly communist Albania. :(

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