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June 28, 2012

Malta tables a motion for bill that will also give rights to gay partners ahead of gay pride celebrations

Malta’s justice minister Chris Said tabled a motion in the country’s parliament which recognises rights for unmarried couples both gay and straight, reported the daily Malta Today.

The bill was a 1998 electoral pledge by the Nationalist Party currently ruling Malta.

February 8, 2012

Maltese government may extend hate crime legislation to include sexual orientation

Maltese Justice Minister Chris Said has hinted he may extend current hate crime laws to include crimes based on gender and sexual orientation during a meeting with representatives of the gay community.