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French right-wing opposition party MP Herve Mariton reads a section... News PhotoCity,Civil Partnership,Cross Section,Debate,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Law,Legalization,Member of Parliament,National Assembly,Opposition Party,Paris - France,Politics,Reading,Right-Wing,Union for a Popular MovementPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench right-wing opposition party (UMP) MP Herve Mariton reads a section in a civil code as he participates in a debate on legalising same-sex marriage at the National Assembly on February 6, 2013 in Paris. France's parliament began examining draft legislation on same-sex marriage after months of rancorous debate and huge street protests by both supporters and opponents. The proposed law still faces at least another week of scrutiny before a final vote scheduled for February 12, it now looks set to emerge from parliament without delay and undiluted. AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)