On 20 Novemberthe Greens introduced a bill in the Austrian Parliament that would legalise same-sex marriage. Retrieved 13 January Retrieved October 6, Archived from the original on 27 December On 27 Maythe Constitutional Court of Latvia overturned an administrative court decision which refused an application to register a same-sex marriage in the country. From through toas the tide of public opinion continued to move towards support of same-sex marriage, various state court rulings, state legislation, direct popular votes referendums and initiativesand federal court rulings established same-sex marriage in thirty-six of the fifty states. No laws allowing adoption by same-sex couples.
Cuba removes support for gay marriage in new constitution after protests.
Palermo Today in Italian. Boletin Oficial del Estado. This initiative would change article 14 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and aimed to put equal fiscal rights and equal social security benefits between married couples and unmarried cohabiting couples. Archived from the original on 17 November Making Choices in a Diverse Society. American Academy of Pediatrics.
Since Augustsame-sex marriages performed within Mexico are recognized by the 31 states without exception. Despite their relative independence, few organizations recognize same-sex partnerships without condition. On 4 Februarythe Scottish Parliament overwhelmingly passed legislation legalising same-sex marriage. Retrieved 22 September Marriage by amparo or by traveling out of state. Virginia inin which the Supreme Court of the United States struck down all state bans on inter-racial marriageissued a statement on the 40th anniversary of the ruling in which she expressed her support for same-sex marriage and described it as a civil right akin to inter-racial marriage, stating that "I believe all Americans, no matter their race, no matter their sex, no matter their sexual orientation, should have that same freedom to marry". Making Choices in a Diverse Society.