President Enrique Peña Nieto proposed Tuesday that Mexico legalize same-sex marriage on a nationwide basis, moving the country closer to joining a growing number of nations that recognize the practice.
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8:28 p.m.: An earlier version of this article stated that President Enrique Peña Nieto made his proposal Monday. He announced his proposal Tuesday.
“This way marriage equality will be explicit in our constitution,” the president declared at an event marking the International Day against Homophobia.
If the proposal wins approval, Mexico ...