InDenmark became the first country to allow same-sex couples to register as domestic partners. Cayman Islands. The new law allows for religious institutions and civil officers to refuse to conduct same-sex marriage ceremonies, a provision that critics claim violates the rights of same-sex couples under the constitution.
In Mexico, some jurisdictions allow same-sex couples to wed, while others do not.
Retrieved 10 May Inthe Royal College of Psychiatriststhe main professional organisation of psychiatrists in Britain, issued a report stating that: "Evidence shows that LGBT people are open to seeking help for mental health problems. Turing committed suicide in Employment Law: An Introduction.
Inthe Home Office Policy Advisory Committee's Working Party report, "Age of Consent in Relation to Sexual Offences", recommended that the age of consent for same-sex sexual activities be reduced from 21 to 18, but no such legislation was enacted as a result.
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Legal since . In June , it was revealed that only two men had sought pardons for historic gay sex offences in Northern Ireland and that they both failed to have their convictions overturned. Cabinet list Civil service Departments Prime Minister list.
Retrieved 21 May Changes in the structure of local government since that date led to some confusion over the precise circumstances in which the new law applied, including the question of whether or not it applied at all in state schools.