Recognition of out-of-state same-sex marriage and civil union . On Dec. July 10,
If you've been emancipated, you must show legal proof of that. Andersen v. Recognition of foreign marriage for parental rights Same sex couples can live together, but no legal obligation for them Offer "partnership certificates", which provide some tools such as hospital visitation rights but do not offer any legal recognition Limited to spouses of foreign diplomatic officials.
Christine Gregoire who signed it into law. On July 26,it reversed the trial courts' determinations in a ruling. Statewere consolidated for supreme court review as Andersen v. Washington state now joins several other states that allow gay and lesbian couples to wed.
In in Seattle, in one of the first same-sex marriage lawsuits in the U.
For example, the King County Recorder's Office allows you to apply online or download and print the application. Join the Conversation Send your thoughts and reactions to Letters to the Editor. Washington Secretary of State. Statefor review as Andersen v.
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Domestic partnership expansion . He can be reached by writing editor crosscut. Constitutional Amendment 2. Texas Littleton v. Preserve Marriage Washington submitted more than , signatures Wednesday, blocking the law from taking effect on Thursday.