Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights. State Senator Greg Albritton, who pushed for this new bill, said he saw this as a necessary compromise between the two sides of the issue. As Governor, I must uphold the Constitution.
June 29, Later on March 6, just as Davis had anticipated, the Strawser plaintiffs asked Judge Granade to add plaintiffs and defendants to Strawser and to certify the suit as a class action. Office of the Attorney General.
February 11, Degree of recognition unknown.
Religious beliefs about marriage should never be enshrined in laws in ways that restrict the freedom of others who do not share those beliefs. From the moment God created marriage, it was designed with a man and woman in mind. Our model assumes that the effects of same sex marriage and union laws on change in rates of opposite sex marriage do not differ by state.
June 26, - The Supreme Court rejects parts of DOMA in a decision, dismissing an appeal over same-sex marriage on jurisdictional grounds and ruling same-sex spouses legally married in a state may receive federal benefits.
Neither performed nor recognized in Niue, Tokelau or the Cook Islands. United Kingdom British Antarctic Territory. Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights. Autauga, Macon, Mobile,  and Talladega stopped issuing licenses to all couples.