Since the topic is so controversial, people are very divided on their opinions on the matter. December 20, - The Vermont Supreme Court rules that gay and lesbian couples should be given the same rights as heterosexual couples. Vice President Isabel Saint Malospeaking on behalf of the Government, announced that the country would fully abide by the ruling. Main article: The Two-Way". Same-sex marriage in the United States expanded from one state in to all fifty states in through various state court rulings, state legislation, direct popular votes, and federal court rulings.
Retrieved November 7, The military was originally scheduled to complete its adjustment to openly transgender troops by July Jimmy Carter publicly opposed the Briggs Initiative. Supreme Court and enforcement was delayed until the court decided.
In March, the Assembly passed the final bill in a 51—28 vote.