HodgesU. October 17, - Judge John Sedwick rules that Arizona's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and refuses to stay his ruling. Scottwriting that the Constitution rather than his order authorizes all Florida clerks to issue licenses to same-sex couples and that while clerks are free to interpret his ruling differently they should anticipate lawsuits if they fail to issue such licenses. Supreme Court agreed to hear four cases on appeal from the Sixth Circuit, consolidating them as one and setting a briefing schedule to be completed April Adoption Age of consent Conversion therapy bans Hate crimes Housing discrimination Intersex rights Military Transgender Intersex Sexual orientation Employment discrimination by municipality State bans on local anti-discrimination laws Immigration No promo homo laws Public accommodations Religious exemptions Same-sex unions Civil unions Domestic partnerships by municipality Marriage Transgender rights Voting. But there are still good reasons why the LGBT community should be concerned about the legal ramifications of a Trump presidency, she says.
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History of same-sex marriage in the United States
Archived from the original on May 16, Goldsmith ruled in Caspar v. Retrieved February 6, March 30, - The highest court in Massachusetts rules that same-sex couples who live in other states cannot get married in Massachusetts unless same-sex marriage is legal in their home states. Olin Burkhart, left, and Carl Burkhart kiss on the steps of the New Hampshire Capitol on January 1,after the state's law allowing same-sex marriage went into effect. Social Trends Jan 23,
Retrieved January 19, In MayMaine state Sen. Retrieved January 20, May 14, - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signs a bill giving same-sex couples the right to marry. Retrieved March 5, Dennis Damon, left, hands Gov. On May 15,the Supreme Court of California issued a decision that legalized same-sex marriage in California, holding that California's existing opposite-sex definition of marriage violated the constitutional rights of same-sex couples.