The holdouts said they decided to obey Shelby's ruling despite reservations and questions about their legal liability. Boensch said she will continue to work toward an ordinance to give protections to the Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transgender community.
We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Critics have blasted the decision as 'playing God,' however. Retrieved July 2, March 7, .
One of the first couples to marryDel Bryan and Barry Beal, have been together for 40 years. And medical insurance, being listed as next of kin on legal documents. Both Wechsler and DeGrieck came out as homosexual during their terms on city council, thus becoming the first openly homosexual public-office holders in the United States.
When the couple appealed again, the U.
It's not the way I want to see things go. Archived from the original on October 16, September 3, . The Catholic Church teaches that marriage is and can only be the union of one man and one woman.
September 6, The case was filed by a lesbian couple who wanted to jointly adopt children, but were prohibited from doing so by the voter-backed ban on same-sex marriage. Obama said Obergefell's leadership will bring about lasting change in this country.
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