Ar an bPósadh atá an Teaghlach bunaithe. Marriage is based on the family (not the opposite): thus denying marriage to people who are raising kids is denying those kids their constitutional right to a family... Thus the current situation is unconstitutional and the first step before a referendum should be to pass a law allowing universal marriage. Then any constitutional challenge to that law would fail.
Cuireann Tuairisc.ie seirbhís nuachta Gaeilge ar fáil do phobal uile na Gaeilge, in Éirinn agus thar lear. Té sé mar aidhm againn oibriú i gcónaí ar leas an phobail trí nuacht, eolas, anailís agus siamsaíocht ar ardchaighdeán a bhailiú, a fhoilsiú agus a chur sa chúrsaíocht.
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