Today’s conditions are “in violation of both the people’s freedom of marriage …
and the people’s right to equality,” the judiciary's secretary-general, Lu Tai-lang, said.
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Some argued that the death of a same-sex spouse would leave the survivor dependent on government support because many same-sex couples would not have children to support them in old age, a common phenomenon in Chinese societies such as Taiwan.
It will let legislators amend the civil code — or pass a whole new law — to make those unions legal throughout the island of 23 million people.
Lawmakers gave initial approval in November, but had held off on a final vote until the justices made a decision.
The majority of countries now allow sexual activity between consenting adults of the same gender, and the legal recognition of same-sex marriage is slowly spreading, according to a new report. Simmons)Vietnam technically allowed same-sex marriage in 2015 but did not follow up with codes.
“Around the world, including in Asia, we see that the main impediments to marriage equality or LGBTQ rights more broadly are conservative religious doctrines and social mores, repressive political regimes that limit civil society organizing, and opportunistic politicians who stir up homophobia and transphobia as political tools,” said Jean Freedberg, deputy director of the American civil rights advocacy group HRC Global.