February 8, - Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore instructs probate judges not to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Archived from the original on October 27, Marriage Performed. November 12, - A South Carolina federal judge strikes down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, delaying the effective date until November 20, allowing time for an appeal by the state's attorney general. The ruling clears the way for same-sex marriages in California to resume. Armenia 6 Israel. Perry v.
Civil unions between persons of same sex. The Legal and Psychological Evolution in America. In Aprilthe Vermont legislature passed a bill allowing same-sex marriage. Current TV.
Mississippi had once banned same-sex couples from adopting, but the law requiring this was ruled unconstitutional by the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi on March 31,