Ultimately, I think the Equal Protection Clause does guarantee same-sex marriage in all fifty states. Retrieved November 14, Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. One of the largest scale uses of social media to mobilize support for same-sex marriage preceded and coincided with the arrival at the U. Category Commons Portals.
Unequal age of consent laws for same-sex couples.
Following the issuance of the report, the United Nations urged all countries which had not yet done so to enact laws protecting basic LGBT rights. New Zealand and Australia are the only Pacific Rim countries in which same-sex marriage is legal. November 12, - A South Carolina federal judge strikes down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, delaying the effective date until November 20, allowing time for an appeal by the state's attorney general. Royal, Denis.
More than half of the countries that allow same-sex marriage are in Western Europe.