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Mormon church maintains stance against same-sex marriage

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has issued a statement to its churches explaining its strong stance against same-sex marriage.\n

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12th January 2014 21:45

Alessia Valenza | ILGA North America

The statement comes as the US Attorney General Eric Holder announced same-sex marriages performed in Utah will be recognised by the government, despite the legal challenges in the state to ban them.

Utah Governor Gary Herbert had claimed the marriages were not legal, and therefore would not be recognised by the state.

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