The Senate did not vote on either bill. Police questioned several of the attackers. Since more than 18, same-sex couples have married nationwide.
Austria conducted its first same-sex marriages on January 1, The bill follows Prime Minister Trudeau's apology in the House of Commons for the historic mistreatment of sexual minorities by the Canadian government. The new abuses came against a backdrop of complete impunity for the vicious large-scale anti-gay purge in spring Same sex marriage interactive map in Medicine Hat licenses ultimately are invalidated.
In NovemberCosta Rica's Supreme Court ordered the government to extend marriage rights to same-sex couples within 18 months, following an August Supreme Court decision ruling unconstitutional a law prohibiting same-sex marriage.
Kenya punishes consensual same-sex relations with up to 14 years in prison. Research Areas U.
The Department of Health and Human Services in May proposed a rule that would narrow how it defines sex discrimination, permitting insurers and health care providers to discriminate against transgender patients. The other bill calls for a ban on gay marriage, as well as any public support or advocacy for LGBT rights.
Sincecivil unions had been recognized but did not accord the full range of rights enjoyed by married couples, including the ability to adopt children. Egypt continues to subject people accused of homosexual conduct to forced anal examinations, which are cruel and degrading and can rise to the level of torture.
In JanuaryLagos state police spokesperson Dolapo Badmos, through her private Instagram account, warned gay people to leave Nigeria or risk prosecution under same sex marriage interactive map in Medicine Hat Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act. This followed a May ruling by the Limburg district court that found the Dutch law requiring people to identify as either male or female on official documents, including birth certificates, to be too restrictive.
While China decriminalized homosexuality in , it lacks laws protecting people from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, and same-sex partnership is not legal. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. In , Grenadians voted down a referendum instituting protections from discrimination based on gender, in part due to fears that the referendum would open a legal path to same-sex marriage.
Saudi Arabia has no written laws concerning sexual orientation or gender identity, but judges use principles of uncodified Islamic law to sanction people suspected of committing sexual relations outside marriage, including adultery, extramarital and homosexual sex. The creation of the registry exposed hundreds of individuals to the risk of detention and extortion by police and severe social stigma.