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Chinese court rules against same-sex marriage case

Chinese court rules against same-sex marriage case

A court in the Chinese city of Changsha has refused to grant a gay couple the right to marry in a maiden case for the nation. Hunan resident Sun Wenlin took the civil affairs bureau of Changsha to court to assert his right to marry his partner Hu Mingliang. The judge revealed on Wednesday that he had decided to […]

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Chinese court accepts country’s first same-sex marriage case

  A gay man in China has successfully lodged a case against a civil affairs office for not allowing him to marry his partner, a first in the country’s history. 26-year-old Sun Wenlin’s case is being lauded as a watershed moment for LGBTIQ rights in China, where same-sex marriages are not legal. “I think from […]

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