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3 days ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread and news 9/17 · 3 replies · +5 points

I can't find a news source, but the Baker/McConnell marriage from Minnesota in 1971 has officially been recognized as valid by both the state judiciary and the county in which they live. It's believed to now be the first official same-sex marriage in the entire world.

2 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread and news 8/27 · 0 replies · +2 points

So does this mean that the ruling parties could overturn it?

3 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread and news 8/27 · 0 replies · +6 points

So many people didn't even know a major thing they were affecting when they didn't vote for Clinton.

5 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 0 replies · +3 points

Their campaigns should get in touch with those in the US which were successful in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, and Washington in 2012. Also, I'm not sure what these referendums can really accomplish since the court already ruled as such last year.

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 0 replies · +2 points

Won't there need to be legislation before it becomes law though?

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 0 replies · +4 points

I've heard that activists in Costa Rica are already lodging a complaint to have it be legal sooner, if not immediately.

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 0 replies · +6 points

If that happens in Taiwan it will likely go back to the courts immediately.

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 1 reply · +6 points

It's essentially the same.

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 1 reply · +5 points

I'm hopeful, and even if it doesn't go our way, the IACOHR will overrule it anyways.

6 weeks ago @ Equality on Trial - Open thread 8/6 with b... · 0 replies · +4 points

Hopefully marriage equality won't be too much longer.