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LGBTQ activists say an amendment enshrining heterosexual marriage as law would make it virtually impossible for the state to ever recognize same-sex marriages.

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A law enforcement officer stands guard during the LGBTQ community rally "X St. Petersburg Pride" in central Saint Petersburg, Russia, Aug. 3, 2019.

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