Retrieved September 18, He would not discount the possibility that the justices would rule broadly this month for gay men and lesbians but said advocates were thinking of the next phase anyway. Lewin in his official capacity, seeking to force the state to issue them marriage licenses.
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Navajo Nation. By September, after both the U. Pushing for Change: Civil Unions The next decade saw a whirlwind of activity on the gay marriage front, beginning with the yearwhen Vermont became the first state to legalize civil unions, a legal status that provides most of the state-level benefits of marriage.
Attaining peace. Supporters of same-sex marriage celebrate outside of the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday June 26,after the court declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the US.
In Januarya bill to legalize same-sex marriage in the state was brought before the Legislature, but the bill died without legislative action. Lingle Years. All of the witnesses, both for the plaintiffs and the defense said that "Gay and Lesbian couples are as fit [as parents] and loving as opposite sex couples.
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Challengers urged the court to break the ban and rule that gays and lesbians have a constitutional right to marry. Limited to residency rights for foreign spouses of EU citizens. KHON 2. Chronicle of Higher Education.