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US: Arizona Governor blocks law allowing bar staff not to serve gay clients


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US: Arizona Governor blocks law allowing bar staff not to serve gay clients

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has vetoed a law that would have permitted bar tenders not to serve gay customers because of “religious beliefs”.

Ms. Brewer, a Republican said it had the potential to create more problems than it would solve.

There were cheers outside Arizona’s capitol building when the veto was announced.

Turkey's president signs law giving government more power over judiciary

Turkey

Turkey's president signs law giving government more power over judiciary