Getty Images. A court in Northern Ireland has rejected a couple's plea to have their same-sex marriage recognised, asserting again that there are no exceptions to the territory's ban on equal marriage. A judge ruled that two men, who got married legally in London, could only be considered to be in a civil partnership while they are in Northern Ireland.
Petition drive launched on same-sex marriage. ANNAPOLIS — Leaders of a petition drive to bring the recently passed same-sex marriage legislation to referendum expressed confidence they will collect more than the nearly 56, needed signatures to put the issue on the November ballot. McCoy joined several members of the House of Delegates during a mid-day Feb.
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Australian Marriage Equality and the campaign group GetUp have gathered a petition with more than 55, signatures calling for a free vote in parliament on same-sex marriage. AME is continuing to walk a fine line opposing the plebiscite but emphasising that delay of marriage equality is not an option. As parliament resumes in Canberra the fate of the plebiscite itself is in doubt, with the Greens and Nick Xenophon Team pledging to block it and Labor likely to do the same. The government is yet to release a draft bill of the plebiscite-enabling legislation and is expected consider it at its party room meeting on Tuesday.
Can lesbian and gay married couples apply for a green card if one partner is a U. The short answer: yes! The U.
All Falcis needs to do is get them through the door, and then they will be forced to deal with the issue and I don't think [the justices] are prepared to deal with the issue. There are 3 pertinent procedural questions which were hammered by Jardeleza during the oral arguments. Falcis is a single gay man who has not applied for a marriage license yet.
Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK or Ireland which still bans marriage for same-sex couples, despite majority support for equal marriage amongst the public and in the Northern Ireland Assembly. At least 55 out of 90 Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly have publicly voiced their support for marriage equality legislation but have been unable to legislate since the collapse of Stormont on January 9, Similar legislation was passed by the Scottish Parliament in
Skip to main content. To that end, effective immediately, I have directed U. Citizenship and Immigration Services USCIS to review immigration visa petitions filed on behalf of a same-sex spouse in the same manner as those filed on behalf of an opposite-sex spouse.
My name is Billy Gates. I wrote this petition because I believe that same-sex marriage should not be legalized in the United States of America. While the main reasons for my beliefs are religious, I decided not to address religious beliefs in the petition, to avoid some amount of conflict.
TAIPEI AFP - Conservative campaigners on Tuesday Aug 28 threw a roadblock in the path to legalising same-sex unions in Taiwan, proposing a public vote on the issue and saying any reforms would jeopardise "family values". Taiwan's top court ruled in May that preventing same-sex marriage was unconstitutional and gave a two-year deadline for its legalisation - which would make the island the first place in Asia to do so. But there has been little progress on the issue since then, with President Tsai Ing-wen saying society is still divided on the issue. The anti-gay marriage Happiness of the Next Generation Alliance submitted a referendum petition to election authorities on Tuesday to try to prevent the civil code from being amended to recognise same-sex partnerships.