Peru law-and-order official takes on new battle – legalizing gay marriage

Susel Paredes, 55, and her lesbian partner Gracia Aljovin speak during an interview with Reuters at their home in Lima, Peru April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Romero

LIMA (Reuters) – Susel Paredes often finds herself in dangerous situations, donning a bulletproof vest to lead high-profile police operations and breaking up cartels of street vendors in one of the grittier parts of Peruvian capital Lima. Now the short, curly-haired city official is taking on a more personal battle: legalizing gay marriage in the […]

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