Retrieved 28 March There have been times where the stars were aligned and the Court, like a thunderbolt, issues a ruling like Brown v. Retrieved 27 November Retrieved 26 June On 16 January, the Panamanian Government welcomed the decision. At the Perry v.
History of same-sex marriage in the United States.
Retrieved 9 August Academic fields and discourse Queer studies Lesbian feminism Queer theory Transfeminism Lavender linguistics. Michael Barbaro May 19, Marriage law has long been a state matter, and in the United States that has meant, literally, a state rather than a federal matter. El Universal in Spanish. Recognition of same-sex unions in Latvia. The law grants same-sex couples who marry all the rights and responsibilities enjoyed by heterosexual couples, including the right to adopt children.
Archived from the original on 9 January In Austria, a similar provision requiring transsexual people to divorce before having their legal sex marker corrected was found to be unconstitutional in Archived from the original on 13 May The federal government also recognized marriages performed in Utah from December 20, to January 6,even while the state didn't. Religion Jan 31, Hodges ] and its potential applicability to American Samoa, and will provide comment when it is completed. 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".