Puerto Rico Seeks to Recognize, Allow Gay Marriages

March 20, 2015 8:18 PM

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Puerto Rico's Justice Department says it will not defend the territory's laws banning gay marriage in a major turnaround for the socially conservative island.

Justice Secretary Cesar Miranda said Friday that the government can no longer continue to discriminate against the gay community.

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