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A hypothetical same-sex marriage for Princess Amalia would not be a legal problem, says Mark Rutte.A hypothetical same-sex marriage for Princess Amalia would not be a legal problem, says Mark Rutte.

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AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday. But Prime Minister Mark Rutte said times have changed since one of his predecessors last addressed the issue in the year 2000. "The government believes that the heir can also marry a person of the same sex," Rutte wrote in a letter to parliament.AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday. But Prime Minister Mark Rutte said times have changed since one of his predecessors last addressed the issue in the year 2000. "The government believes that the heir can also marry a person of the same sex," Rutte wrote in a letter to parliament.

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In the country that first legalized gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said Tuesday.The cabinet "does not see that an heir to the throne ... should abdicate if he/she would like to marry a partner of the same sex," the prime minister said.

Dutch royals can marry same-sex partner without giving up crown

In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday.In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday.

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The prime minister was responding to book arguing old laws would prevent same-sex marriage for a monarch or their heirsThe prime minister was responding to book arguing old laws would prevent same-sex marriage for a monarch or their heirs

Dutch royals can marry person of same gender without giving up throne, says PM | Netherlands | The Guardian

Netherlands was first country to legalise same-sex marriage in 2001Netherlands was first country to legalise same-sex marriage in 2001

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ROYAL Family members in Holland are allowed to marry same-sex partner without giving up the right to the throne, in a recent major rule change.ROYAL Family members in Holland are allowed to marry same-sex partner without giving up the right to the throne, in a recent major rule change.

Dutch Royal Family news: Members can marry same-sex partner and keep throne in major rule | Royal | News | Express.co.uk

The police arrested a 22-year-old man from Amsterdam this summer for plotting an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Mark Rutte. Yavuz O. posted inciting messages in Telegram groups, also asking where he could find weapons and shooters, the Volkskrant and NU.nl reported.The police arrested a 22-year-old man from Amsterdam this summer for plotting an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Mark Rutte. Yavuz O. posted inciting messages in Telegram groups, also asking where he could find weapons and shooters, the Volkskrant and NU.nl reported.

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The Netherlands' Crown Princess Amalia can marry a woman if she wishes without losing her right to the throne, says Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.The Netherlands' Crown Princess Amalia can marry a woman if she wishes without losing her right to the throne, says Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.

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AMSTERDAM — The Dutch crown princess can marry whoever she wants without giving up her right to the throne, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Tuesday.

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Royal marriages in the Netherlands require the approval of parliament, unlike normal marriages.Royal marriages in the Netherlands require the approval of parliament, unlike normal marriages.

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"The government believes that the heir can also marry a person of the same sex," Rutte wrote in a letter to parliament."The government believes that the heir can also marry a person of the same sex," Rutte wrote in a letter to parliament.

Dutch crown princess could marry woman and be queen, says Prime Minister Mark Rutte | World News | Zee News

’The cabinet ... does not see that an heir to the throne or the King should abdicate if he/she would like to marry a partner of the same sex,’ Mark Rutte wrote in a letter.’The cabinet ... does not see that an heir to the throne or the King should abdicate if he/she would like to marry a partner of the same sex,’ Mark Rutte wrote in a letter.

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The Netherlands was the first country to legalise gay marriage in 2001The Netherlands was the first country to legalise gay marriage in 2001

Dutch royals can marry same-sex partner and keep throne

A Dutch monarch can marry someone of the same sex without forfeiting their right to the throne, the prime minister has said.A Dutch monarch can marry someone of the same sex without forfeiting their right to the throne, the prime minister has said.

Dutch royals can enter same-sex marriage without giving up the throne

The Cabinet sees nothing objectionable should a situation arise where an heir to the throne wishes to marry a person of the same sex, said Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday in response to parliamentary questions. He also does not yet want to commit to a stance regarding the order of succession to the throne should children be born out of a same sex marriage.The Cabinet sees nothing objectionable should a situation arise where an heir to the throne wishes to marry a person of the same sex, said Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday in response to parliamentary questions. He also does not yet want to commit to a stance regarding the order of succession to the throne should children be born out of a same sex marriage.

Cabinet: No objection if heir to the throne enters same-sex marriage | NL Times

AMSTERDAM -In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday.AMSTERDAM -In the country that first legalised gay marriage, the Dutch crown princess has the right to marry a person of any gender without giving up her right to the throne, the prime minister said on Tuesday.

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