Up until about two years ago, a good portion of questions which came through this blog were questions about common-law marriage. Archived from the original PDF on April 21, And in MayTaiwan became the first country in Asia to allow gays and lesbians to legally wed. Moulton observed that McBride denied Hunter's plea to recognize his and Carter's common-law marriage even though his request was unopposed by any member of Carter's family or by any government agency.
Quinnipiac University. September 12,
District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvaniaseeking to require that Pennsylvania recognize out-of-state marriages between same-sex partners as valid. Archived from the original on October 20, Hanes " PDF. Retrieved December 1, The first nation to legalize gay marriage was the Netherlands, which did so in
Philadelphia Inquirer. The Standard Speaker. Others will sign and keep chugging along, even if they disagree. On May 20,Judge John E.
Retrieved June 10, The cases pending in Pennsylvania's Commonwealth Court were likely rendered moot on May 21 when Governor Corbett decided not to appeal the decision in Whitewood v. Philadelphia Weather: Heavy Rain Soaks City, Disrupts Friday Evening Commutes The rain was so heavy and was blowing in every possible direction, sending people running for cover and slowings cars to a crawl.