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February 2nd, 2017
Gay marriage: A possible third economic pillar or abomination?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A talk show host has asked whether the territory should make it legal for gay couples to be joined in holy matrimony in the Virgin Islands as millions could be reaped, and possibly turning it into a third economic pillar or whether the decision would be an abomination.

June 23rd, 2016
UK & Bermuda referendums today: Same-sex marriage & EU status!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The political and intellectual classes in the territory will have their eyes on two important votes today that could have direct implications on the Virgin Islands (VI).

November 5th, 2015
Gay man seeks right to marry his adopted son

THE CHRISTIAN POST

Now that same-sex marriage is legal across the United States, a gay man and his legally adopted son are seeking the right to nullify the adoption so they can get married.

September 15th, 2015
New Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull leads divided government

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, was sworn into power on Tuesday and took charge of a bitterly divided government. He will carry the weight of expectations that he can lift public opinion, reform a flagging economy and steer the nation on a more moderate course on issues from climate change to gay marriage.

July 17th, 2015
Premier reiterates no gay marriage in VI...for now

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith has reiterated the definition of marriage as far as the territory is concerned as being between a man and a woman.

July 3rd, 2015
Same-sex marriage to be legal in USVI

‎ST THOMAS, USVI - Sister territory United States Virgin Islands (USVI) is making moves to comply with the recent landmark ruling by the US Supreme Court that struck down marriage bans in every state. This decision made by the US Supreme Court on June 26, 2015 means that same-sex marriage is legal in all states in the USA.

July 2nd, 2015
VI must not accept 'New World Order' – Radio show caller

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A radio show caller insisted that the Virgin Islands must not go the way of what he described as the New World Order where same sex marriage is seen as being acceptable.

June 30th, 2015
St. Lucia NGO says Caribbean Could Cash in on Same-sex Tourism

CARIBBEAN NEWS

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Jun 30 2015 – A senior official of a St. Lucia human rights non-governmental organisation says the United States’ Supreme Court decision to allow gay marriages across the country could very well open up a new tourism market for the Caribbean if the region takes advantage of the opportunity.

June 26th, 2015
US Supreme Court rules gay marriage is legal nationwide

BBC NEWS

The US Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex marriage is a legal right across the United States.

November 13th, 2014
‘Will legislative changes include gay marriage?’ – Doug Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The hot button topic of gay marriage came up again this time on a special radio show hosted by Doug Wheatley and Natalio D. Wheatley aka Sowande Uhuru last evening November 12, 2014 on ZBVI 780 AM to discuss aspects of the Throne’s speech.



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