Retrieved February 3, Liberal Democrat European Group. A slightly larger majority also rejected amending the U. The state ought to give equality. The Very Rev. Retrieved February 13,
The clandestine gay club Stonewall Inn was an institution in Greenwich Village because it was large, cheap, allowed dancing and welcomed drag queens and homeless youths. A study of nationwide data from across the United States from January to December revealed that the establishment of same-sex allowed gay and lesbian couples to marry beginning March is associated with a significant reduction in the rate of attempted suicide among children, with the effect being concentrated among children of a minority sexual orientation, resulting in aboutfewer children attempting suicide each year in the United States.
On 1 Januarythe Law on Marriage and Family officially went into effect. On 22 MayIreland held a referendum. No constitutional ban. The attorney general has directed government offices to now recognize same-sex couples for monetary and property issues.
Northern Ireland. Recognition of same-sex marriages at the federal level, no territory-level recognition American Samoa.
Chicago Tribune. June 26, The United States Supreme Court rules in favor of the freedom to marry, ending marriage discrimination across the country. Discrimination made illegal. Bloomberg News. Here are the proper bibliographic citations for this page according to four style manuals in alphabetical order :.
Party leader Caroline Lucas said the party wants marriage for same-sex couples and that married same-sex couples who travel throughout Europe should be able to have their relationship recognised on the same basis as married heterosexual couples.
But Taiwan, which considers itself an independant democracy that champions human rights issues, broke from other Asian nations and passed a bill in favor of marriage equality by an overhwelming margin. Guernsey Jersey Isle of Man.
Archived from the original on 25 May They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law. In October , the Supreme Court lifts the stay.