It was ruled that even a man who was "disreputable and questionable" had the same right as other citizens not to have his body subjected to forced sex. The first Roman emperor to have married a man was Nerowho is reported to have married two other males on different occasions. May 14, - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signs a bill giving same-sex couples the right to marry. Archived from the original PDF on 7 July Archived from the original on 6 October
Opponents of the legislation obtained enough signatures to file a referendum challenging the law.
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Past research has shown that minority stress is linked to health risks such as risky sexual behavior and substance abuse. Some county officials had issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples in previous years. No prohibition on incitement to hatred based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Greenland autonomous constituent country of the Kingdom of Denmark. All states are obliged to honour same-sex marriages performed in states where it is legal. Journal of Health Economics. The judges have five business days to respond to the order.
Same-sex marriage in Portugal. NCSL staff track state legislative and judicial decisions on same-sex marriage and provide assistance to legislators on these issues. He also supports same-sex civil unions, which has a higher possibility for passage and is supported by the majority of congresspersons. Windsor required the federal government to treat lawfully married same-sex couples on an equal basis with lawfully married opposite-sex couples, same-sex married couples faced severe disadvantages. Retrieved February 27,