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Marriage would ‘no longer be special’ if gays were allowed to wed, Hong Kong gov’t tells court

by Elaine Yu Hong Kong’s government is defending the city’s ban on same-sex unions at a landmark court challenge days after neighbouring Taiwan legalised gay marriage in an unprecedented first for Asia. Despite growing public support for gay marriage in the international financial hub, campaigners have made little headway against staunch opposition from the city’s […]