Orrchallenging the refusal of the Cook County Clerk's Office headed by David Orr to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. It creates two separate, mutually exclusive ways to do so, each at no cost. As of April 18,more than 9, same-sex couples in Cook County alone had received marriage licenses from Februarywith projections that the number of marriage licenses given to same-sex couples would reach over 10, in the county by summer
Peoria Journal Star. It thus went back to the state Senate, which approved it by a vote of On December 10, Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman of the Northern District of Illinois ruled that any same-sex couple could marry if one of them is terminally ill. Marriage Amendment Declared Dead". Retrieved June 22, Were the President still in the Illinois State Legislature, he would support this measure that would treat all Illinois couples equally.
Windy City Times. Marriage licenses were issued to 4, same-sex couples in before the state Supreme Court issued its stay. Field Poll. Retrieved November 5, Retrieved November 20, Attorney says test is first of California law". On June 26,the U.
January 1, The Bay Area Reporter Online. Archived from the original on December 9, Morris Daily Herald. Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights.