Herbert decision on Dec. So I remember then we sort of rushed out of there and tried to get out — [I] watched a couple of ceremonies, I performed one terribly, unfortunately. Same-sex marriage has been legal there since the state's ban on same-sex marriage was ruled unconstitutional by a federal court on October 6, Supreme Court to consider the case. Shelby of the U.
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Columnist Remembers The Day Same-Sex Marriage Became Legal In Utah
Eleanor and I are going to be late to dinner. Retrieved September 7, In response, Governor of Utah Gary Herbert and Attorney General Sean Reyes announced that Utah would comply with the decision of the Court and swiftly advise state agencies to recognize legally performed same-sex marriages. Archived from the original on September 28, After lobbying in by gay activist David Nelsonthe Utah Department of Public Safety amended its administrative rule which restricted the issuance of the state concealed-firearm permit to individuals who were ever convicted of violating the state sodomy law. One of those couples was Marina and Eleanor Gomberg.