[JURIST] A court in Chambery, France, ruled Friday that a Ministry of Justice [official website, in French] circular [text, PDF, in French], which stipulated that some foreign nationals would not be able to take advantage of France's same-sex marriage laws, is incorrect. The circular explained that France's bilateral agreement with 11 countries that do not recognize same-sex marriage prohibited French civil registrars [RFI report] from performing marriages between same-sex couples where one party was a national of one of those...

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