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Irish Voters Consider Gay Marriage

Irish citizens are voting Friday on whether to amend the constitution to allow gay marriage in the socially conservative nation. If the "yes" votes predominate in the referendum, Ireland would become the first country to approve gay marriage by popular vote. In Europe, gay marriage is legal in more than a dozen countries. It has also been legalized in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa and Uruguay. Public opinion polls in Ireland indicate support for...

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