Beshear Kentucky. The same sex couples "began to lose all these cases around the country," Staver says. And it included all age groups except for one: those 65 and over. The debate highlighted disagreements between openly gay lawmakers and some black lawmakers on whether same-sex marriage is a matter of civil rights.
The appellate court said Ling-Cohan had "exceeded the court's constitutional mandate" by ruling that the law should redefine the words "husband" and "wife" to apply equally to men and women. Retrieved March 21, Retrieved January 16, Retrieved October 1, Retrieved November 7, Recognition of same-sex unions in Colorado Recognition of same-sex unions in Texas Recognition of same-sex unions in Florida.
Goldberg, a law professor at Columbia. Hellerstedt Hogan United States v. Kavanaugh, Mr. See the dissenting opinions below. Retrieved June 27,
Ethics laws requiring certain federal employees to disclose spousal income will now also apply to gay couples. The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 9, Metro Weekly.