On 12 October , the Constitutional Court agreed to consider one of the cases challenging the law barring same-sex marriage. On 5 December , the .
Since July 9, , married same-sex couples throughout the DOMA's Section 3 defined marriage for the purposes of federal law as a union of one man and one woman. It was challenged in the federal courts.
Same-Sex Marriage and the Contemporary LGBT Movement significant LGBT movement resources to the legalization of same-sex marriage. the country, and the marriage ban was contested in the Supreme Court case Hollingsworth v.
KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Two gay men have launched separate legal bids to overturn Hong Kong's ban on same-sex.
Prop 8 passed on November 4, by a slim margin, effectively banning same- sex marriages in California. A vigorous legal battle ensued and a lawsuit was.