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June 26, Officials in some smaller jurisdictions, notably San Francisco, joined the controversy in early by issuing marriage licenses in defiance of local prohibitions; these licenses were later found to be invalid. The Advocate.
April 25, November 4, - A federal judge rules that Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. In Aprilthe Obama administration announced it had opened a gender-neutral bathroom within the White House complex, located in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building next door to the West Wing.
New Hampshire. New Jersey began issuing same-sex marriage licenses on October 21,following a September 27 state superior court decision that found an equal protection right of same-sex couples to marry. Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, and Minnesota have all had their state sodomy laws struck down by the courts, but the legislatures have not repealed those laws.
We support the full inclusion of all families, including same-sex couples, in the life of our nation, and support equal responsibility, benefits, and protections.
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