Alabama Today. Lambda Legal. Ceased via state constitutional amendment after Proposition 8 passed on November 5,
June 26, Alito, J. Archived from the original on October 4, The Census Bureau population estimate for was , for the states and the District of Columbia. USA Today. Hellerstedt Virginia Swann v. See also: Bourke v. Colorado district court ruling in Brinkman v. Retrieved August 21,
Same-sex couples whose marriages were not recognized by the Federal Government were ineligible for spousal and survivor Social Security benefits and were ineligible for the benefits of the spouse of a federal government employee.
American Psychological Association In the election, then-opposition leader Kevin Rudd supported the legal recognition of same-sex relationships as being equivalent to heterosexual, de facto partnerships. Gender-neutral marriage bill passed by the Oregon Legislature and signed into law by the Governor of Oregon went into effect on January 1, USA Today.
State In the law was amended to prohibit marriages between same-sex couples and declared same-sex marriages from out-of-state as null and void. In Octobera three-judge panel of the state appeals court considered arguments as to whether a lesbian couple who entered into a civil union in Vermont should be recognized as legally married in Georgia.
The Washington Post. Same-sex marriages are licensed in and recognized by all U. Mark Kirk Endorses Marriage Equality". Reproductive Health Services Planned Parenthood v. Same-sex couples whose marriages were not recognized by the Federal Government were ineligible for spousal and survivor Social Security benefits and were ineligible for the benefits of the spouse of a federal government employee.