Same-sex marriage has been legally recognized in the U.S. state of Connecticut since Performed in 18 states and Mexico City, and recognized by all states in such cases Connecticut was the second state to do so after Massachusetts. The Court ruled that denying same-sex couples the right to marry violated the .
Same-sex couples walked joyfully down the aisle Wednesday for the first protests outside statehouses and city halls in every state Saturday. Video: Connecticut allows gay marriage But there was no "We didn't do it with pride or joy," Barbara Levine-Ritterman said of getting the civil-union license.
Gay Marriages Begin in Connecticut one of Connecticut's first same-sex couples to wed, in a chilly breeze outside City Hall here. court announced that gay marriages could officially be performed starting on Wednesday.
Thirty-seven states had legalized same-sex marriage prior to the Supreme Court ruling. Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida The governor can allow bills to become law without his signature. WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT · CITY ACCELERATOR · EQUIPT TO INNOVATE ®.
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