Christiane Taubira


French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira reads a civil code while... News PhotoAdult,Book,Child,Christiane Taubira,City,Civil Partnership,Close-up,Couple - Relationship,Debate,Democracy,Document,France,French Culture,Government,Horizontal,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Law,Married,Minister of Justice,National Assembly,Paris - France,Participant,Politician,Politics,Portrait,Reading,Voting,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench Justice Minister Christiane Taubira reads a civil code while taking part in the debate to allow gay couples to get married and adopt children on February 4, 2013 at the National Assembly in Paris. Two 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. AFP PHOTO JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)