Neither performed nor recognized in Niue, Tokelau or the Cook Islands. It recordedsame-sex spouses in, in, in, in, inandin He still said the legal question belonged to the states. No reduction in the rate of attempted suicide among children occurred in a particular state until that state recognized same-sex marriage.
Prior tothe federal government did not define marriage; any marriage recognized by a state was recognized, even if that marriage was not recognized by one or more states, as same sex marriage editorial articles in Ann Arbor the case until with interracial marriagewhich some states banned by statute.
The New York Times. She then ran across town — so excited she left her car behind at work — to a community center for gays and lesbians in Ann Arbor, where she celebrated with her future wife and others. It does not include states that recognized same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions but did not license them.
Hodges ended all inter-state legal complications surrounding same-sex marriage, as it orders states to both perform the marriages of same-sex couples and to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states. Department of Public Health that it was unconstitutional under the Constitution of Massachusetts for the state to abridge marriage on the basis of sex.
Retrieved September 2, Inthe states of California, Texas and New York had the highest total number of same-sex households, whereas Wyoming, Vermont, South Dakota and Connecticut had the most married same-sex households in comparison to unmarried households District Court for the District of Idaho ruling in Latta v.
The author of the study provided additional evidence suggesting that this change in employment was driven by a decline in discrimination. Department of Public Health six months earlier. May 18, ". June 21, The lead researcher of the study observed that "laws that have the greatest impact on gay adults may make gay kids feel more hopeful for the future".