Now, the first lesbian couple sues the German state to stop this discrimination. If you consider to take part in the Festival, just click here for a closer look. A citizens' initiative was launched to put the issue before the Parliament of Finland. Main articles: Status of same-sex marriage and Same-sex union legislation.
Last modified November 17th, Civil unions or domestic partnerships. Main article: Same-sex marriage in the United Kingdom.
The other countries that are signatories to the American Convention on Human Rights and recognize the binding jurisdiction of the court, and which do not already have same-sex marriage nationally, are BarbadosBoliviaChileDominican RepublicEl SalvadorGuatemalaHaitiHondurasMexico, NicaraguaPanamaParaguayPeru and Suriname.
In a panel debate, the participants talked about best practices to increase the well-being of rainbow families besides the advancement of equal rights. You can find a range of very nice impressions in this gallery.
The Ministry of Justice studied proposals for the registration of unmarried couples, including same-sex couples. It left the decision over which model to implement to the Riigikogu and other "stakeholders". The Centre Party supported a discussion on the issue. Whenever Tallinn takes over the festivities, it makes sure it delivers.
In Marcha parliamentary group began to examine the draft bill. Virumaa Teataja in Estonian.
Some additional states allow stepchild adoption by those who are in a same-sex relationship but are unmarried: Croatia , Estonia , Italy on a case-by-case basis , Slovenia and Switzerland. In Vietnam, currently only a marriage between a man and a woman is recognized.
The analysis was published in July