United States. Retrieved 2 November On October 25,the Supreme Court of New Jersey gave New Jersey lawmakers days to rewrite the state's marriage laws, either including same-sex couples or creating a new system of civil unions for them. Retrieved 26 April
Archived from the original PDF on 28 April Support was lower among the working class, older people, Conservative voters, and men in general. Angela Eagle becomes first openly lesbian MP. Oscar Wilde found guilty of gross indecency. Retrieved 11 December
Retrieved 31 August Cleveland Street scandal. Supreme Court of Bermuda. Iberian PeninsulaContinental Europe. The government has appealed the decision to the Privy Council, which will hear its case December Section 28 comes into force. As marriage is a devolved legislative matterdifferent parts of the UK legalised same-sex marriage at different times; it has been recognised and performed in England and Wales since Marchin Scotland since Uk same sex marriage abroad in Tucsonand in Northern Ireland since January Retrieved 11 August
Under the law at that time, registrars were not allowed to legally officiate at a marriage between same-sex couples but the Quakers stated that the law did not preclude them from "playing a central role in the celebration and recording of same-sex marriages" and asked the government to change the law so that these marriages would be recognised.
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