For this reason, among others, many persons did not deem homosexuals to have dignity in their own distinct identity…. The couple, though, did not give up. Same-sex sexual activity illegal, though penalties not enforced.
Retrieved 14 December Residence tends to be virilocal, but during the early stages of married life a couple frequently resides with the wife's family. Under the legislation, same-sex marriages were legally permitted from 7 December A family council will decide to confer a vacant title upon a member—usually male—whom they consider to be the best choice.
By city. Ascouples were married that year, same-sex unions accounted for 5.
Hidden categories: Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata Use mdy dates from November Articles containing Samoan-language text. Main article: Recognition of same-sex unions in South Korea. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Uruguay.
Labeling the law as discriminatory and explaining the lack of gendered terms used in Article 34 of the Constitution 's summary of marriage, the lawsuit sought to allow same-sex couples the right to wed. Parliament overrode his veto on 13 October. Main article: Divorce of same-sex couples.
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