China’s first court case on right to register same-sex marriage

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China's first court case on right to register marriag

A gay couple in Hunan Province, China wanted to register their marriage but the local registry office refused.

The couple says there’s no explicit wording that outlaws same-sex marriage so they sued. CCTV’s Xia Ruixue reports.

China\\\'s first court case on right to register same-sex marriage

China\\\'s first court case on right to register same-sex marriage

A gay couple in Hunan Province, China wanted to register their marriage but the local registry office refused. The couple says there's no explicit wording that outlaws same-sex marriage so they sued. CCTV's Xia Ruixue reports.


Legislation in the United States impacting LGBT community

“Discrimination is not a Louisiana value.” Those words are from the governor of the U.S. state after he signed an order banning LGBT discrimination.

But, it’s a different story in other places in the country where the LGBT community says their rights are being threatened.

CCTV America’s Roee Ruttenberg reports.

Legislation in the United States impacting LGBT community

Legislation in the United States impacting LGBT community

"Discrimination is not a Louisiana value." Those words are from the governor of the U.S. state after he signed an order banning LGBT discrimination. But, it's a different story in other places in the country where the LGBT community says their rights are being threatened. CCTV America's Roee Ruttenberg reports.


Renato Sabbadini on LGBT rights

To discuss the state of LGBT rights worldwide, CCTV America’s Elaine Reyes spoke with Renato Sabbadini. He’s executive director of ILGA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association.

Renato Sabbadini on LGBT rights

Renato Sabbadini on LGBT rights

To discuss the state of LGBT rights worldwide, CCTV America's Elaine Reyes spoke with Renato Sabbadini. He's executive director of ILGA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association.