May 7, - Hawaii Supreme Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriages "Hawaii Supreme Court rules the state cannot deny same-sex couples the right to marry unless it finds 'a compelling reason' to do so, and orders the issue back to the state legislature.
A Superior Court hearing has been scheduled for Mar. In the states of Kaduna and Yobe, "sodomy" is committed by "[w]hoever has anal coitus with any man". Iowa is the only other Midwestern state that permits same-sex couples to marry, by a state Supreme Court order in
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Opponents of same-sex marriage pledged to fight the outcome, but acknowledged that there appeared to be no immediate way to undo it.
The SSMPA has negatively impacted the work of civil society organizations, human rights defenders, and health care workers, including peer educators and others who provide essential HIV services. MSMs allowed to donate blood.
LGBT individuals and human rights defenders in Nigeria told Human Rights Watch that following the enactment of the SSMPA, they have been at particular risk of violence from members of the public because of their real or perceived sexual orientation. The guys I was detained with also had wounds and some got stomach ulcers because we were not getting meals.
Sex acts between women are not mentioned specifically in the code, although it is arguable that the gender-neutral term "person" in Section of the code includes women. The Bill gives the legal rights to same-sex couples who register their partnership at a civil ceremony.
Indonesia attempted to criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage, effectively banning same-sex relations. But others, such as Bolivia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Paraguay and Peru do not recognise either and will be expected to change their laws.
In the state of Kaduna, the punishment for being convicted as a vagabond or as an incorrigible vagabond is ta'azir,  : page: , which means "any punishment not provided for by way of hadd or qisas". Hanes added: 'Our goal as conservatives should be to avoid creating needless division, and instead let the people build their communities without federal interference.
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