Legal status of same-sex unions. Supreme Court rulingsame-sex partners across the country have the same rights that the Indianapolis couple gained last year — and the same rights once reserved only for heterosexual couples.
Indianapolis Business Journal. As the text of the amendment had been modified, approval in the session was required in order for the measure to be placed on the ballot. If you are eligible as outlined above, have all the necessary documentation, and you're ready to apply for a marriage license, you can apply at the Clerk's Office in the county where you plan to file.
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The Court ultimately decided that it is a fundamental right for same-sex couples to get and be married in all States in the U. Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights. No actual cases to date. Genealogical Information. Bowen Center for Public Affairs.
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City-County Observer. Boganwon a favorable ruling from the U. By legislation passed init denied recognition to same-sex relationships established in other jurisdictions. Bogan was filed in the Southern District of Indiana on March 14, by Lambda Legal on behalf of two same-sex couples, all women.
Supreme Court may declare same-sex marriages invalid across the country? The Clerk cannot issue a marriage license if: Either applicant is under the influence of drugs or alcohol when applying; Applicants are more closely related than second cousins though there is an exception if you are first cousins and both at least sixty-five 65 years of age.
Neither performed nor recognized in Niue, Tokelau or the Cook Islands. Joseph County during the same time.