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By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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It’s officially back to no same-sex marriages in Bermuda

HAMILTON - Bermuda has reversed marriage equality, with Governor John Rankin finally approving the Domestic Partnership Act 2017 that replaces same-sex marriage with domestic partnerships that can be entered into More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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UK stalling on Bermuda same-sex marriage u-turn

HAMILTON - The governor of Bermuda, John Rankin, has still not signed a bill from the territory’s Senate that overturned the islands’ previous and short-lived same-sex marriage legislation, replacing it with More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Bermuda Parliament says no to same-sex marriage, yes to cannabis

HAMILTON - The victory for same-sex couples in Bermuda who earlier won the right to get married in the British Overseas Territory has been overturned. Parliament has passed the Domestic Partnership Act 2017, which More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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New Bermuda premier sworn in

HAMILTON - New premier of Bermuda, David Burt, was sworn into office on Wednesday following his Progressive Labour Party (PLP) victory at the polls on Tuesday. The PLP were voted into office in a resounding victory, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Bermuda divided on same-sex marriage

A group called preserve marriage is pressuring the government to appeal a Supreme Court decision that legalizes same-sex marriage. HAMILTON – Loud chants of “one woman, one man, we need to take stand” rang More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Bermuda opposition to put government to the test in no-confidence motion

Opposition leader David Burt (left) is ready to square off against the ruling one Bermuda alliance led by Premier Michael Dunkley (right). HAMILTON – A no-confidence motion against Premier Michael Dunkley will More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Bermuda’s former Premier hit by more corruption allegations

Former Premier Ewart Brown (right) has been dogged by several allegations of wrongdoing. (Photo credit: Bernews) HAMILTON – Fresh challenges are looming for former Bermuda Premier Ewart Brown who has been dogged More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Gay couple in Bermuda takes fight to marry to the courts

HAMILTON – The battle lines are drawn in Bermuda as a gay couple mounts a fight in the law courts to tie the knot in the British Overseas Territory. Bermudian Winston Godwin and Canadian Greg De Roche insist they More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Bermuda prepares for a direct hit from Hurricane Nicole

MIAMI - Bermuda battened down on Wednesday in preparation for the imminent approach of Hurricane Nicole, which was expected to hit the island directly on Thursday morning. Government schools closed on Wednesday More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Voting in referendum on same-sex unions begins in Bermuda

HAMILTON – Residents of Bermuda are today casting their votes in a non-binding referendum on same sex unions. A total of 44,367 voters are registered to cast their ballots on two questions – whether they are More...