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Same-sex marriage (also known as gay marriage) is marriage between people of the same sex, either as a secular civil ceremony or in a religious setting. Same-sex-marriage flashpoint: alabama considers quitting the marriage business several rural probate judges quit issuing licenses after the us supreme court legalized same-sex marriage. Christian news and views about same-sex marriage the best articles from christianity today on same-sex marriage. St george’s, bermuda: the british territory’s governor said the new law reflected opposition to same-sex marriage among voters photograph: andykazie/getty images bermuda has become the first jurisdiction to legalise and then repeal same-sex marriage, in what critics have called an unprecedented. This article tells you about same-sex marriage and divorce. Same-sex marriage bans became obsolete in june 2015 when the supreme court ruled they were unconstitutional here's a summary of each state's position now.
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