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An advisor holds a civil code to French Justice Minister Christiane... News PhotoAdult,Advice,Child,Christiane Taubira,City,Civil Partnership,Couple - Relationship,Debate,France,French Culture,Government,Horizontal,Married,Minister of Justice,National Assembly,Paris - France,Politician,Politics,Portrait,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn advisor (R) holds a civil code to French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira (L) during the debate to allow gay couples to get married and adopt children on February 5, 2013 at the National Assembly in Paris. Three days before, members of Parliament voted 249-97 in favour of Article One of the draft law, which redefines marriage as being a contract between two people rather than necessarily between a man and a woman. At right, foreground, Junior Minister for Family Dominique Bertinotti. AFP PHOTO FRANCOIS GUILLOT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)