On February 21,a U. March 4, Pat Ewert and her wife, the late Vernita Gray, were the first same-sex couple to be married in November after Quinn signed the legislation. On January 1,Archbishop of Chicago Francis, Cardinal George in a letter to Roman Catholic parishioners wrote that enacting same-sex marriage was "acting against the common good of society", adding, "The state has no power to create something that nature itself tells us is impossible.
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Retrieved February 14, In front of the Supreme Court, supporters of same-sex marriage take a video selfie as they wait for the court to legalize same-sex marriages nationwide which will forever change the lives of millions of Americans. Two of the couples included a partner suffering from a serious illness.
It also sought recognition of marriages performed legally in other jurisdictions. Namespaces Article Talk. As he has said, his personal view is that it's wrong to prevent couples who are in loving, committed relationships, and want to marry, from doing so. Were the President still in the Illinois State Legislature, he would support this measure that would treat all Illinois couples equally.
The 10,th same-sex marriage license in Cook County was issued on August The date of the marriage will be recorded as the date of the original civil union. Retrieved March 12, Retrieved June 8, Retrieved April 15, Randolph St. Two of the couples included a partner suffering from a serious illness.
As of April 18, , more than 9, same-sex couples in Cook County alone had received marriage licenses from February , with projections that the number of marriage licenses given to same-sex couples would reach over 10, in the county by summer Couples who wish to convert their civil unions to marriages can do so by applying for a marriage license and having a marriage ceremony within 60 days of application.
The Clerk's office then records your marriage and can issue a certified copy of your marriage certificate. Clair County began issuing licenses to same-sex couples the next day,  and officials in Cass and Jackson counties said they would do so.
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