Archived from the original on May 30, November 15, Most respondents reported feeling alienated from their communities. Catholic New Service. The country had granted gay and lesbian couples the right to enter into a civil partnership in
On 13 Aprilwith hundreds of same-sex marriage supporters outside, the Changsha court ruled against Sun, who vowed to appeal, citing the importance of his case for LGBT progress in China. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Portugal. And among the 54 nations that make up Africa, only one—South Africa—recognizes gay couples' right to legally wed.
Main article: Same-sex marriage in Spain. Report Post. Same sex marriage is legal everywhere in Antiochthe High Court rejected a legal bid by a British lesbian couple who had married in Canada to have their union recognised as a marriage in the UK rather than a civil partnership.
Main article: Recognition of same-sex unions in El Salvador. To let everyone in our society marry the person they love. It included almost all of the rights available to married couples in Brazil. Population will suddenly spiral downwards less people reproducing and this sudden drop will be hard to manage, and there will be a shortage of working people.
Neither performed nor recognized in Niue, Tokelau or the Cook Islands. Retrieved July 5, One of the largest scale uses of social media to mobilize support for same-sex marriage preceded and coincided with the arrival at the U. Just as with the Hawaii decision, the legalization of same-sex marriage in Massachusetts provoked a reaction from opponents that resulted in further legal restrictions being written into state statutes and constitutions.