Windsorsame-sex couples who legally married in one state could find themselves unable to divorce after relocating to another state that did not recognize their marriage as valid. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Retrieved 27 July Orlando Sentinel.
Delaware Legislature. Windsorsame-sex couples who legally married in one state could find themselves unable to divorce after relocating to another state that did not recognize their marriage as valid. Retrieved 15 December Israel 6. Archived from the original on 27 December
Archived from the original on 27 December The extension of civil marriageunionand domestic partnership rights to same-sex couples in various jurisdictions can raise legal issues upon dissolution of these unions that are not experienced by opposite-sex couples, especially if law of their residence or nationality does not have same-sex marriage or partnerships.
Israel 6. There's no statistical data out yet on this particular dynamic, but in my experience as a lawyer working with same-sex couples, the partners getting married tend to be those who have already been together for some time.
Gender Gaps Reported divorce rates among straight couples vary considerably from one source to the next. Nevertheless, they do not necessarily imply causation. The Independent.
Sign up Already have an account? Same-sex couples who have a marriage-like commitment behave very much like heterosexual couples, says Michael Rosenfeld, associate professor in the department of sociology at Stanford University, who carried out the latter study.
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