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FOUR million Australians are yet to cast their have their say on same-sex marriage, and tomorrow could be their last chance. Friday is the last recommended deadline to cast votes in the Australian Marriage Law postal survey. The Australian Bureau of Statistics says those who want to ensure their votes …

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Gay marriage vote, Australia

MORE than 12 million Australians — almost 80 per cent of eligible voters — have cast their ballot in the voluntary postal survey on gay marriage. The massive turnout was revealed today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics with one week still to go before the poll closes. About 12.3 …

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Gay marriage in Australia

THE votes continue to pour in for Australia’s $122 million same-sex marriage poll, with responses soaring past 12.3 million last Friday. The poll is in its final week, and 77 per cent of all eligible voters have now had their say, the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealed today. Last Friday …

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Gay marriage in Australia

IF THE postal survey goes the way pollsters predict, Australians will give a resounding Yes to same-sex marriage on November 15. But pro-SSM campaigners are increasingly nervous a rearguard action by conservative MPs could mean if they win, gay Australians will lose anyway. Head of the Equality Campaign, Tiernan Brady, …

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Gay marriage

ONE in six Australians believe that relationships between same-sex couples should be considered a criminal act, according to a new survey. Research conducted by the Ilga-RIWI, a collaboration between the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association and an analytics firm, on global attitudes towards sexual and gender minorities …

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Gay marriage vote in Australia

ALMOST four years ago, Luke Steward and Victor Brincat stood before friends and family and married the loves of their lives. It was, Mr Brincat said, the best wedding ever. Thrown together in a month, drawing on the vital ingredients for a wedding celebration: Love. Commitment. Two people choosing each …

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Gay marriage Australia

COULD it be a win for the No vote in the $122 million same-sex marriage postal survey? Academics from Griffith University says ‘yes’ to that. They say an academic study of Twitter opinion points to No narrowly prevailing in the poll, which closes on November 7. And the advanced data …

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Same-sex marriage vote results

HE IS the global trotting, career public servant with an eye-watering pay packet who tries to fly under the radar. But on Wednesday morning, at the dot of 10, all eyes will be on Australia’s numbers man-in-chief, David W. Kalisch. Grandly titled the “Australian Statistician”, Mr Kalisch heads the Australian …

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Gay marriage vote

THE same-sex marriage postal survey closes today but it is not too late to have your say. There’s still time to hand-deliver your response debate — unless you’re in Melbourne. The Australian Bureau of Statistics has established drop-off centres in the capital cities which will accept postal survey votes until …

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