Following the May U. A series of federal court decisions strike down same-sex marriage bans in several states, and the Supreme Court declines to review cases in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin, effectively requiring those states to allow gay and lesbian couples to wed.
Florida began allowing same-sex marriages after a federal judge struck down the state's ban. Supreme Court. According to the Hawaii Department of Healththe number of same-sex marriages that were celebrated in the state is as follows: .
Degree of recognition unknown. Inon the first anniversary of her marriage, author Sarah Orne Jewett penned a romantic poem to her partner. Retrieved August 30,
Amy Klein-Matheny, left, and her wife, Jennifer, exchange vows in Iowa after same-sex couples were allowed to marry there with an April 3,court ruling. Retrieved February 13, Marriage recognized in Tel Aviv. Dennis Damon, left, hands Gov.
Retrieved November 6, Retrieved December 7, It passed the House in a vote and the Senate in an vote.
The battle over gay marriage also appears likely to come to Oregon. Archived from the original on January 12, Civil unions and registered partnerships. Georgetown Law Library Guides U. Proper credit includes the statement: Written by, or adapted from, Georgetown Law Library current as of