R v Brown from related police Operation Spanner. Limited domestic recognition cohabitation. Retrieved 14 March Archived from the original on 13 September Of these, were conversions from existing civil partnerships and were new marriages.
The Catholic Church and other Christian organisations had campaigned against the legislation, arguing marriage should only be between a man and woman.
Retrieved 29 June It is also possible for a couple in a civil partnership to marry. Retrieved 11 July The numbers in favour of adoption by same-sex couples were lower but less clear. Retrieved 11 April El Gobierno de La Rioja.
The consultation proposals called for legal 'presumed' recognition of qualifying cohabiting relationships. United Kingdom. John F. Same-sex marriage in the Republic of Ireland has been legal since 16 November The Cave of the Golden Calf opens.
MSM activity made legal NI. Archived from the original on 21 June We invite gay and lesbian Catholics to participate as fully as possible in the spiritual and sacramental life of the Catholic faith community.