В new map shows same-sex marriage, civil unions and registered partnerships worldwide.
On june 26, 2015, the us supreme court ruled that gay marriage is a right protected by the us constitution in all 50 states. Prior to their decision, same-sex marriage was already legal in 37 states and washington dc, but was banned in the remaining 13.
Fund became the first foundation to make marriage equality a funding priority. With the supreme courts historic obergerfell ruling in june 2015, the freedom to marry was extended to gay and lesbian couples from coast to coast. The haas, jr fund and our partners are committed to securing equal civil right protections for lgbt people across the united states including.
The struggle of lgbt (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people for equal rights has moved to center stage. Lgbt people are battling for their civil rights in congress, in courtrooms and in the streets. Well-known figures are discussing their sexual orientation in public.
Supreme court ruled that all state bans on same-sex marriage were unconstitutional, making gay marriage legal throughout america.
The reasons why same sex marriage should be legal outweigh the reasons against. All individuals deserve the right to marry whomever they choose and even more importantly, have that union legally recognized.
В the hawaii supreme court sent the casebrought by a gay male couple and two lesbian couples who were denied marriage licenses in 1990back for further review to.
Rights affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people vary greatly by country or jurisdiction encompassing everything from the legal recognition of same.