Canada A. The Supreme Court of Virginia held that cohabitation laws also apply to same-sex couples. This decision relaxed the approach for determining public interest standing and marked an important moment for greater access to justice in Canada.
The panel also said there was no evidence that former Chief U. Latest World. Remember me. While ProtectMarriage. Olin Burkhart, left, and Carl Burkhart kiss on the steps of the New Hampshire Capitol on January 1,after the state's law allowing same-sex marriage went into effect.
Why just two? Pete Williams. The justices also ruled then against California's same-sex marriage ban, known as "Prop 8.
This case requires judges try to find a way to balance freedom of religion and trial fairness if the two rights conflict with each other. The ruling, however, was suspended for one year to allow Parliament time to enact legislation to rectify the inequality.
The parts of the Canada Elections Act that limit the voting rights of non-resident citizens were repealed and are no longer in force. Rhode Island. The Constitutional Court ruled that same-sex couples have a right to marry, and gave the legislature until
Israel 6. By Nick Logan Global News. France's highest court of appeal, the Court of Cassation , on November 17, , asked the Constitutional Council to decide whether Articles 75 and of the Civil Code are inconsistent with the preamble and Article 66 of the French constitution.
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