In a landmark ruling issued in June, the U.S. An amendment to the Civil Union Act aims to stop Home Affairs marriage officers from refusing to marry lesbian and gay couples.
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Legalization of Marriage. Popularity. Same-Sex Marriage by Province and Territory.
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Turnbull defends church that refused to marry couple backing same-sex marriage. Same-sex marriage, the practice of marriage between two men or between two women.
Same-sex marriage laws differ from state to state. Read about the history of same-sex marriage and which states currently allow it.