August 17, Neither performed nor recognized in American Samoa or some tribal nations. Hodges in which the Supreme Court of the United States struck down all state bans on same-sex marriage, stating that "races don't fall in love, genders don't fall in love—people fall in love".
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Marriage and same sex marriage in america update in Bath union partial codification . Senate committee to consider gay marriage, referendum bills next Thursday". Among the Igbo people and probably other peoples in the south of the country, there are circumstances where a marriage between women is considered appropriate, such as when a woman has no child and her husband dies, and she takes a wife to perpetuate her inheritance and family lineage.
The first nation to legalize gay marriage was the Netherlands, which did so in Retrieved November 7, In response to court action in a number of states, the United States federal government and a number of state legislatures passed or attempted to pass legislation either prohibiting or allowing same-sex marriage or other types of same-sex unions.
On 21 Decemberthe Legislative Assembly of Mexico City formerly the Federal District of Mexico City legalized same-sex marriages and adoption by same-sex couples.
Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional". Hodges , in which he said he's personally for "traditional marriage" and that he believed same-sex marriage should be left to the states. May 15, - The California Supreme Court rules that the state's ban on same-sex marriages is unconstitutional.
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