A ceremonial marriage requires a marriage license issued by the county clerk. Can a member of the clergy refuse to marry my partner and me? Printer-friendly version Is same-sex marriage legal in Texas? The Olympia Police Department is investigating a potential hate crime after a year-old man reported being punched in the face for being gay in a downtown nightclub earlier this month.
A gay rights group on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit in Atlanta challenging the state of Georgia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages. By topic Recognition of same-sex unions Same-sex marriage.
Search form. Pflugerville ISD has explicit protections for employees only,  but these same explicit protections are missing from the student non-discrimination policy. As of Maya bill is pending in the Texas Legislature which would allow state-licensed professionals to refuse to serve members of the LGBTQ community on grounds of religious objections.
You must complete a sworn application that establishes the facts required to show that you are legally eligible to enter into the marital relationship. No marriage applications have yet been made by same-sex couples in Irion County.
Texas Tech. Grand Prairie McAllenand Round Rock have a city policy prohibiting city employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation only. Hate Crimes Act Lawrence v. February 20, Toggle navigation. Recognition of same-sex unions Same-sex marriage.
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People younger than 18 years old need court orders see Minors and Marriage. See also Same-sex union legislation Same-sex union court cases Timeline of same-sex marriage Recognition of same-sex unions in Africa Recognition of same-sex unions in Asia Recognition of same-sex unions in Europe Recognition of same-sex unions in the Americas Recognition of same-sex unions in Oceania Marriage privatization Divorce of same-sex couples Domestic partnership Military policy Adoption Listings by country LGBT rights by country or territory.
Perry Gay Student Services v. Many counties started issuing same-sex marriage licenses within hours of the Obergefell ruling on June 26, , while others awaited direction from state officials, local county attorney advice, or issuance of corrected state marriage license forms. Supreme Court ruled on June 26, , in Obergefell v.
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