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By Edition On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Bermuda’s Chief Justice rules that same-sex couples be given back the right to marry

HAMILTON - First the court gave the green light for same-sex marriages in Bermuda, then Parliament overturned it, and this morning the island’s Chief Justice ruled that gay couples should get back the right to More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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BITT founder to advise Bermuda government on digital currency

HAMILTON - The founder of the Barbados-based financial technology firm Bitt will be a digital currency consultant and adviser to the Bermuda government. Premier and Minister of Finance David Burt made the announcement More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Law reversing gay marriage rights in Bermuda faces first legal challenge

HAMILTON - A gay Bermudian living in the United States is going to court to challenge the recently passed law that prevents gay marriage, in the hopes that he will be able to tie the knot in his homeland one day. Rod More...

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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...