By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all. Republican Governor Fife Symingtonwhose victory in the election was based in part on campaigning against his opponent's support of same-sex marriage,  signed the bill into law.
Gay Marriage and the Law The constitutional dimensions of the same-sex marriage debate. Retrieved March 13, Arizona Court of Appeals: Division One.
There were two lawsuits regarding the recognition of same-sex marriage in the U. December 18, Over the next year, the ensuing battle over gay marriage could be heard in the halls of the U. June 19,
While studies suggest that there is growing support for same-sex parenting among adoption agencies, it would appear that significant differences remain in support between urban and rural agencies, between Canadian and international agencies, and between agencies with and without religious or cultural affiliations.
Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. Arizona Daily Star. April 5-December 23,
Also building on Egan was M v H ,  2 SCR 3 , which established that common-law relationships should both include and award equal treatment to, same-sex couples. No one knows how these various efforts will ultimately end.
Please login to leave a comment. Allowing gay and lesbian couples to wed, they argue, will radically redefine marriage and further weaken it at a time when the institution is already in deep trouble due to high divorce rates and the significant number of out-of-wedlock births.
In a landmark ruling issued in , the U. Press Release Point.