Close icon Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. Voters upheld the law and it went into effect on Jan. The U. Sixty-five percent of Democrats agree that same-sex couples should have the right to marry, compared to 54 percent of independents and 45 percent of Republicans. Marriage Performed. Voters there approved same-sex marriage in Novemberdefeating a challenge by opponents. June 7,
Between and Mayonly one public vote out of 32 had not supported restrictions on same-sex marriage.
Shante Wolfe, left, and Tori Sisson become the first same-sex couple to file their marriage license in Montgomery, Alabama, on February 9, Alabama Media Group. Finland becomes the last of the five Nordic countries to legalize same-sex marriage, joining Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
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