Is same sex marriage legal in Connecticut?
Gay Marriage Is Ruled Legal in Connecticut. A sharply divided Connecticut Supreme Court struck down the state's civil union law on Friday and ruled that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry. Connecticut thus joins Massachusetts and California as the only states to have legalized gay marriages.
When was same sex marriage legalized in the US?
June 26, 2015On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down all state bans on same-sex marriage, legalized it in all fifty states, and required states to honor out-of-state same-sex marriage licenses in the case Obergefell v. Hodges.
When did same sex marriage become legal in Nevada?
October 9, 2014Same-sex marriage has been legally recognized in the U.S. state of Nevada since October 9, 2014, when a federal district court judge issued an injunction against Nevada's enforcement of its ban on same-sex marriage, acting on order from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
When did Maine legalize same sex marriage?
November 2012In November 2012, Maine voters approved at referendum LD 1860, IB 3, An Act To Allow Marriage Licenses for Same-sex Couples and Protect Religious Freedom. News: The Law Library has numerous articles related to this legislation.