Costa Rica Elects Pro-Gay Marriage Leader in Surprise Landslide – Bloomberg


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Costa Rica Elects Pro-Gay Marriage Leader in Surprise Landslide
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Polls had predicted a win for evangelical preacher Fabricio Alvarado, 43, who shot into the lead in the first round vote in February after he opposed a ruling by an international court that supported same-sex marriage in the country. Carlos Alvarado
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Costa Rican presidential candidates differ on gay marriage – Newsday


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Costa Rican presidential candidates differ on gay marriage
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SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — An evangelical pastor who capitalized on opposition to same-sex marriage was in a tight presidential race in Costa Rica on Sunday against a novelist and former Cabinet minister. Fabricio Alvarado became the leading candidate

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Costa Ricans Split over Gay Marriage Vote for Next President – Voice of America


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Costa Ricans Split over Gay Marriage Vote for Next President
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An evangelical pastor who has capitalized on opposition to same-sex marriage was in a tight presidential race in Costa Rica on Sunday against a novelist and former cabinet minister. Fabricio Alvarado went from also-ran to leading candidate after he

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Costa Ricans split over gay marriage vote for next president – ABC News


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Costa Ricans split over gay marriage vote for next president
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Costa Ricans vote Sunday in a presidential runoff between the ruling party's candidate and an evangelical pastor who has capitalized on the backlash against talk of legalizing same-sex marriage in the Central American country. Carlos Alvarado of the
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Costa Rica to pick president after campaign defined by gay marriage … – Axios


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Costa Rica to pick president after campaign defined by gay marriage …
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Sunday's presidential runoff in Costa Rica pits a conservative evangelical singer against a former cabinet minister from the ruling center-left Citizens' Action Party, and has been fought largely over gay marriage. Why it matters: Costa Rica is Latin

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Gay marriage question could define Costa Rican election – New … – New Jersey Herald


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Gay marriage question could define Costa Rican election – New …
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With its cities emptied and beaches full for Holy Week vacations, Costa Rica prepares to choose its next president between a representative of the ruling party and an upstart evangelical pastor campaigning against gay marriage.
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US Judge Who Helped Strike Down California Gay Marriage Ban Dies – CBS San Francisco Bay Area


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US Judge Who Helped Strike Down California Gay Marriage Ban Dies
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Judge Stephen Reinhardt was an unabashed liberal on what's widely considered the nation's most left-leaning appeals court, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. His outspoken liberalism was unusual for a judge. Supporters lauded
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9th Circuit Judge Stephen Reinhardt, Who Struck Down Prop 8, Gay Marriage Bans, Dies – Towleroad


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9th Circuit Judge Stephen Reinhardt, Who Struck Down Prop 8, Gay Marriage Bans, Dies
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… without a legitimate justification, of a right as important as the right to marry,” Reinhardt wrote for a 2-1 majority. The high court reached the same conclusion in 2013 on even narrower grounds, declaring that after Gov. Jerry Brown and the state
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Liberal giant on federal bench who wrote gay marriage decision has died – Laredo Morning Times


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Liberal giant on federal bench who wrote gay marriage decision has died
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Judge Stephen Reinhardt, a liberal stalwart on the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco who wrote the ruling that ultimately legalized same-sex marriage in California, died Thursday. He was 87. Court spokesman David Madden said

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Students initiate counter-protest to anti-gay marriage protestors on Route 15 – The Bucknellian


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Students initiate counter-protest to anti-gay marriage protestors on Route 15
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On March 26, individuals were seen on Route 15 protesting against gay marriage. The group, which is believed to belong to a local church, held up signs with statements such as, “Honk for traditional marriage” or “God's marriage is 1 man + 1 woman.” In

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