December BBC News Online. Retrieved 18 July On 25 Junefollowing the Supreme Court's ruling striking down district same-sex marriage bans, the Civil Registry of Guerrero announced that they had planned a collective same-sex marriage ceremony for 10 July and indicated that there would have to be a change to the law to allow gender-neutral marriage, passed through the state Legislature before the official commencement.
Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. Ina Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health study examining the effects of institutional discrimination on the psychiatric health of lesbian, gay and bisexual LGB individuals found an increase in psychiatric disorders, including a more than doubling of anxiety disordersamong the LGB population living in states that instituted bans on same-sex marriage.
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Inthe Lutheran Church of Norway, to which nearly three quarters gay and lesbian couples in Austria could form civil Norwegians belong, adopted gender-neutral wording that would allow its pastors to conduct same-sex marriages. Note: Countries and territories in which same-sex marriage laws have been repealed are not included on the table.
On the right to marry of article 12 ECHR, the court observed this was the first case in which it examined whether people of the same sex had the right to marry. Registered partnerships have been legal in Finland since The bill also granted the right to adopt children. Northern Ireland is the 18th European jurisdiction to legalize gay marriage.
Marriage for heterosexuals -registered partnership for homosexuals? Most popular. In December , the Portuguese Parliament approved a bill to recognise adoptions rights for same-sex couples. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Austria.