Australia same-sex marriage vote: New laws target hate speech
Australia same-sex marriage vote: New laws target hate speech
'Respect is king': Cheika
16 September, 2017, 01:11
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has defended the rights of his star fullback Israel Folau to speak out against same-sex marriage saying the team respects each other's right to an opinion.
Australians will have a verdict on same-sex marriage by mid-November after the High Court threw out a legal challenge to the Turnbull government's postal survey and ruled it can proceed.
The ABS will not count any votes received after 6pm on November 7, and will announce the survey result on November 15.
Government officials say the mail-in poll will cost about 97 million US dollars.
Dan Nolan, a self-described "internet idiot", sparked national outrage on Wednesday when he threatened to read, and subsequently trash, people's private votes by shining a torch through sealed envelopes.
The postal survey will only ask a single question and that question can only be answered with a "Yes" or a "No".
"Change in this country only ever happens when people participate in the change", Shorten told reporters in the Australian capital of Canberra.
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Cricket Australia, the NRL and the FFA have all joined the Wallabies in backing same-sex marriage.
Even if the same-sex couples can marry, it will not be marriage equality.
Bundaberg MP Leanne Donaldson reiterated her support for same-sex marriage urging people to vote yes.
Australia Post also attempted to douse concerns of a lack of privacy in the marriage equality vote.
"Otherwise, people will not be fully informed when they vote".
"We're all very supported of the "yes" campaign and this is the approach we've taken". Ted Cruz, who employed the pollster during his presidential campaign, called WPA the "best in the business," a quotation listed on the company's website.
Some conservative lawmakers threatened to resign if Turnbull did not stick to the public vote, while more liberal members said they would side with the opposition Labor Party to secure same-sex marriage if the PM did not resolve the issue.
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Malaysia school fire kills 23 young students, two wardens
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