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Italy condemned for violating gay rights over marriage

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The European Court of Human Rights has condemned Italy for failing to provide adequate legal protection for same-sex couples. Italy is the only major western European country not to recognise either civil partnerships or gay marriage. The ruling comes after three gay couples took Italy to the Strasbourg-based court complaining they were being discriminated against because of their sexual orientation. A court statement said : "The Court has considered that the legal protection currently avai… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/07/22/italy-condemned-for-violating-gay-rights-over-marriage What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews