APortuguese public registration office last Thursday rejected an application by two women to get married, prompting them to launch a legal battle to legalise homosexual marriage, Deutsche-Presse-Agentur (dpa) reported.
Teresa and Lena had left their marriage application in Lisbon the previous day, but were anticipating a negative response and had prepared a court appeal.
The women, who live together with the daughter of one of them, say they are prepared to take their cause all the way to the...

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