Rio de Janeiro Becomes Latest Brazilian State to Allow Gay Marriage


Rio de Janeiro has become the latest Brazilian state to authorize same-sex marriage after the General Magistrate of Justice of Rio published a provision today allowing it, MixBrasil reports.

The other Brazilian states to allow it are São Paulo, Paraná, Mato Grosso do Sul, Espírito Santo, Bahia, Alagoas, Sergipe, Piauí, Ceará. The Federal District allows it as well.

Posted April 19, 2013 at 2:20pm ETC by Andy Towle
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