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Australia High Court Overturns Law Allowing Gay Marriage

Australia's highest court has struck down a law allowing gay marriage just five days after it took effect, invalidating the wedding ceremonies of over two dozen couples.The High Court ruled Thursday that the Australian Capital Territory's law was invalid, saying same-sex marriage was a matter for lawmakers to decide at the federal level.Nearly 30 couples had married since the law went into force last Saturday. Some of those couples gathered outside the court to show their disapproval...

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