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Honduras could ban marriage equality in its constitution.

Honduras is one of the few countries in Latin America and the world that has not legalized marriage equality yet.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people can rejoice as a lawsuit set precedent for LGBTQ protections in South America.

LGBTQ rights in South America are a major topic of discussion these days. A recent lawsuit filed in Honduras set precedent for LGBTQ protections throughout the region. The case was being heard by the Inter-American tribunal and was their first ruling on transphobic and LGBTQphobic violence against a person within its jurisdiction. This trial had many people watching to see if it will have ramifications for other countries in the area like Mexico, Brazil, or Colombia, who all share this tribunal’s jurisdiction.