Sign up! Rambo and Seaton were the first same-sex couple to be granted a marriage license in Eureka Springs after a judge overturned Amendment 83, which banned same-sex marriage in Arkansas. Contact the Chronicle. Jeff Laszloffy, president of the Montana Family Foundation based in Laurel, called the couples' lawsuit a back-handed attempt to undermine the Montana marriage amendment.
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TV coverage of Bush v. Times News Platforms. Gore election night coverage set in motion the Florida recount crisis. On November 2,Montana voters approved Initiative 96a state initiated constitutional amendment that prohibited the recognition of same-sex marriage, as well as anything "identical or substantially similar to marital status" in the state of Montana.
Legal guardianships nationwide, except Hong Kong and Macauresidency rights for foreign spouses of legal residents Hong Kong. The original article was at Same-sex marriage in Montana. Nearly two-thirds of registered or married same-sex couples are lesbians, and only about a third are gay men.
Not recognized in Caribbean overseas territoriesthough marriage-equivalent ordered for the Cayman Islands. Fox is defending the state. Third, the divorce rate is lower for same-sex couples than straight couples. Their brief compared the texts of Montana's ban with those of Idaho and Nevada and used the Latta decision to counter the state's arguments.
Montana is now the 34th state to recognize same-sex marriage.
Purchase a Subscription. Subscribe now to support local journalism and stay in the know with a full access subscription. Shante Wolfe, left, and Tori Sisson become the first same-sex couple to file their marriage license in Montgomery, Alabama, on February 9, Support Local Journalism If you value these stories, please consider subscribing.
Until Wednesday, Montana was the only state in the 9th Circuit to have a ban.