The federal government did not recognize those marriages for any purpose. Under similar circumstances, the federal government never took a position on Indiana or Wisconsin 's marriages performed in brief periods, though it did recognize them once the respective states announced they would do so. The examples and perspective in this section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject. Lawyers say Infowars host Alex Jones sent them child porn. The following map shows state laws prior to the Supreme Court ruling: Middletown, CT:
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In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The Netherlands was the first country to extend marriage laws to include same-sex couples, following the recommendation of a special commission appointed to investigate the issue in In the United States of America before the case of Obergefell v. July 6, - The New York Court of Appeals rules that a state law banning same-sex marriage is legal, and the Georgia Supreme Court upholds the state's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.
Bruce Hanes, to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.