Until the Government briefly refused to recognize a same-sex marriage, its position had been that gay marriages are valid. The only thing that needs to be "fixed" is that a court decree should be sought making plain that this couple -- and by extension others similarly situated -- are in fact validly married.
The Globe and Mail demonstrated the sad state of Canadian news reporting in a story about a lesbian couple seeking a divorce, which was convoluted into an alleged reversal of federal policy pertaining to same sex marriage.
I suggest this whole incident be seen as an important moment. It is clear many, many Canadians are scared about the ideologically driven Federal government under Harper: Mr. Harper: take note. Conservative values are not Canadian values and many people are increasingly enraged by your policies.
OTTAWA - The federal justice minister says he will look at clarifying the law to ensure gay couples from abroad who marry in Canada can also get divorced.Rob Nicholson says he will study options to ma...