Carla Bruni, the wife of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, has come out in favor of pending legislation that would establish marriage equality in France. Sarkozy opposes the measure, Bruni said, for political reasons. "He sees people as groups of thousands rather than people we know personally," she explained. The legislation has the support of a majority of French voters and is being pushed by the new socialist government, but critics of the law have grown vocal recently.
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