Associated Press via San Francisco Chronicle. Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Archived from the original on 27 May Retrieved 27 August The proposed constitutional amendment with the same-sex ban dies in the U. A third perspective holds that marriage is an instrument of societal domination and so is not desirable.
Houston Chronicle. Pacific Daily News. Lewin, the U. The Treasury Department said history of same sex marriage bans in Chilliwack ruling would apply for all federal tax purposes, including income, gift and estate taxes, and all federal tax provisions in which marriage is a factor, including filing status, dependency exemptions, employee benefits and individual retirement accounts.
Between and Sep. Tom Corbett announced on Wednesday. Karen Thompson became a key spokesperson for lesbian and gay couples' rights. They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law.
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Indiana is one of those states, though an attempt to remove its gay marriage ban was unsuccessful last month in the Republican-controlled state Legislature. New York legalizes same-sex marriage. On a direct appeal,  the U. In , the 2nd U.