InDenmark became the first country to recognize a legal relationship for same-sex couples, establishing registered partnershipswhich gave those in same-sex relationships "most rights of married heterosexuals, but not the right to adopt or obtain joint custody of a child".
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It opens the possibility to introduce registered partnerships for different-sex couples as well as same-sex marriage for same-sex couples. On 27 Maythe Constitutional Court of Latvia overturned an administrative court decision that refused an application to register a same-sex marriage in the country.
Main article: Assisted reproductive technology. Bya new generation of political candidates — friendly to the LGBT community, which provided them financial and other forms of support — vowed to support marriage equality if elected. The Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruling regarding the legalisation of same-sex marriage in countries that have ratified the American Convention on Human Rights applies to Chile.
In Han v Hallberg review granted Aug. This landmark decision has far-reaching implications that significantly expand estate planning and tax-planning opportunities for same-sex married couples. Netherlands 1 April.
And, significantly, opposition to same-sex marriage began to lose its power as a wedge issue. Olson Call Number: KF Currently, Article 36 of the Constitution of Cuba defines marriage as "the voluntarily established union between a man and a woman".
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Limited to residency rights for foreign spouses of EU citizens. Main article: Timeline of same-sex marriage. ELI R. National Organization for Women, c KF A trial that legalized same-sex marriage in our most populous state. Perry challenged Proposition 8 under a legal theory that called for a decisive and final win in favor of marriage equality.