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The Victoria Legislative Assembly voted to legalise the practice, however it still needs to be approved by the state’s upper house

Churches in Melbourne were defaced with phrases including ‘bash bigots’

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The cardinal faces a four-week ‘committal hearing’ next year

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The campaign has been marred by bullying, vilification and media bias

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

They said Catholics should reflect on whether denial of the right to civil marriage is an ‘unjust discrimination’.