Their same sex marriage is not unconstitutional in Tweed Heads divorce application had been denied based on the fact that the federal Divorce Act French : Loi sur le divorce defines spouse as "either of a man or a woman who are married to each other".
Civil unions and registered partnerships. Costa Rica's Supreme Electoral Court the institution in charge of civil registrationincluding the issuance of marriage certificates announced that it will obey the ruling of the IACHR and will adapt the necessary by-laws once the Executive Branch notifies the ruling.
It would therefore not attract any legal benefits or status accorded to a married couple. It initially only allowed for civil unions, but he amended the text. InNigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo introduced legislation that prohibits same-sex marriages and criminalizes anyone who "performs, witnesses, aids or abets" such ceremonies.
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Embassy Kuala Lumpur August 2, In the west coast city of Perth, Kelly and Sam Pilgrim-Byrne solemnized their year-old relationship in a midnight ceremony on the steps of the Western Australia state legislature.
Retrieved on March 20, Healthy at Home. Australia and Ireland are the only countries that have put the question of legalizing gay marriage to a popular vote.
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Neither the federal nor the provincial governments opposed the ruling. By technology reporter Cameron Wilson. Not recognized in Caribbean overseas territories , though marriage-equivalent ordered for the Cayman Islands. The legal uncertainty is not limited to the states.
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