Romanian constitutional ban on same sex marriage fails on low vote turnout

LGBT activists react during an event organised by the LGBT rights group "Mozaiq" in downtown Bucharest, Romania, October 7, 2018. Inquam Photos/Octav Ganea via REUTERS

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – A referendum to change Romania‚Äôs constitution to prevent same sex couples from securing the right to marry failed to draw enough voters to validate the result on Sunday, after a campaign that led to a rise in hate speech against the gay community. The vote has also been seen as popularity test […]

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