On February 13,Washington Gov. The initiative was rejected by the Spanish Congress. Lyra McKee's partner challenges UK government on same-sex marriage. Prior to the same-sex marriage law, a number of local jurisdictions, including the nation's capital, Buenos Aires, had enacted laws allowing gays and lesbians to enter into civil unions. Support for same-sex marriage also remains low in the Caribbean, at just 16 percent in Jamaica and 23 percent in the Dominican Republic.
Denmark was the first country to allow same-sex couples to register as domestic partners in
Groundbreaking journalism at the Guardian over the past three years — video. May 8, - North Carolina voters pass a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage, putting a ban that already existed in state law into the state's charter. On 19 Junethere was a public protest against the law.
May 20, - District Judge John E.