GROUNDBREAKING: France’s Couple hold First Same Sex Marriage Ceremony

May 29, 2013 AT 5:35 PM
France’s first same sex couple to legally marry had their ceremony today. CNN reports that Vincent Autin and Bruno Boileau tied the knot today in Montpellier, in the south of France. Autin is the head of the Lesbian and Gay Pride Association, and told CNN that he and Boileau want to start a family. Hundreds of police were on standby for the event. One protester was arrested.