Star Tribune Minnesota. The Minnesota State Demographer's office announced that as of July 1, there were 8, married same-sex households in the state. Nelsonthe Minnesota Supreme Court unanimously held in that it did not violate the U.
Lau, Holning and Charles Q. These grooms celebrated their wedding in beautiful Maui, where the newlyweds and guests were treated to an amazing sight: multiple humpback whales breached out in the ocean after the "I dos. Common-law marriage Israel 6.
Public Policy Polling January 27, Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. Minnesota Public Radio. OutFront Minnesota. Even in a part of the state where opposition to gay marriage runs strong, people express their tolerance for gays in general. Gay marriage is now part of Minnesota law.
In states that had defined marriage as a union between a man and a woman, some banned same-sex marriage, civil unions, and domestic partnerships while others banned only same-sex marriage.
A House bill that would eliminate the word "marriage" altogether from state law and enshrine "civil unions" in its place was introduced on April 25, A Petition for Review related to the dismissal of the case against the state was filed with the Minnesota Supreme Court.
Family was central to this couple's Arizona ceremony : Jason and Philip's sisters, Dana Jason's sister and Jennifer Philip's sister , officiated the proceedings and their grandparents, who were unable to travel, watched on Facetime.