April 16, May 2, Later that year, allowance of same-sex marriage was required by state court decision in New Jersey and by federal district court decision in Utah but the Utah decision was stayed pending appeal in January Argues for rights to sex and family, but against a fundamental right to marry.
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Suggests religious exemption from bans on same-sex marriage. The Republican National Convention approved a platform that asserts the right of the federal government and each state to deny legal recognition to same-sex marriages and endorsed a constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
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Gloucester County School Board DOMA's Section 2 says that no state needs to recognize the legal validity of a same-sex relationship even if recognized as marriage by another state. Retrieved October 21, Retrieved October 23, The bill died without any legislative action.
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He identified himself as part of a "silent majority" of non-radicals unrepresented in media depictions of gay and lesbian life and criticized the gay community for identifying homosexuality with sexual behavior.
Marriage in the United States shall consist only of a legal union of one man and one woman. Retrieved July 22, The cases were: Obergefell v.