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Gay couples sue Japan over right to get married
Retrieved 20 February Many religious conservatives still feel this is unacceptable - see that article for more details. Retrieved 26 June For other uses, see Marriage equality disambiguation. Saint Kitts and Nevis. Besides Ecuador and Costa Rica, lawsuits regarding same-sex marriage have been filed in El Salvador halting a proposed constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage Honduras,  Panama,  Paraguay to recognize marriages performed abroad and Peru,  all of which are under the jurisdiction of the IACHR. While few societies have recognized same-sex unions as marriages, the historical and anthropological record reveals a large range of attitudes towards same-sex unions ranging from praise, through full acceptance and integration, sympathetic toleration, indifference, prohibition and discrimination, to persecution and physical annihilation.
Archived from the original on 2 December Sharing a kiss as fireworks lit up the night sky, two Australian athletes tied the knot just after midnight Tuesday, in one of the first gay unions in the country following historic marriage equality laws. Retrieved 28 January Carlos Alvarado Quesadawho supports LGBT rights and favors the implementation of the ruling, won the election with Archived from the original on 8 November Archived from the original on 17 November