Retrieved 5 June Recognition of same-sex unions in South Korea. Retrieved February 27, Furthermore, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights has issued a ruling which is expected to facilitate recognition in several countries in the Americas. Retrieved July 19, Between mid and Maysame-sex couples had their cohabitation issues converted into marriages in several Brazil states with the approval of a state judge.
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Estonian Human Rights Center. Ingay rights activist Pamela Troya filed a lawsuit to strike down Ecuador's same-sex marriage ban and legalise same-sex marriage in the country. Upon the end of the grace period, same-sex marriage automatically becomes established by law in these countries. On 5 Junethe European Court of Justice ruled, in a case from Romaniathat, under the specific conditions of the couple in question, married same-sex couples have the same residency rights as other married couples in an EU country, even if that country does not permit or recognize same-sex marriage. Retrieved 13 January
Retrieved December 20, Gay rights activists have accused Japan of being slow to embrace LGBT rights, being the only member of the G-7 that doesn't recognize same-sex unions. Civil rights campaigning in support of marriage without distinction as to sex or sexual orientation began in the s. I mean, it's done. The introduction of same-sex marriage also called marriage equality has varied by jurisdiction, and came about through legislative change to marriage lawcourt rulings based on constitutional guarantees of equality, recognition that it is allowed by existing marriage law,  or by direct popular vote via referendums and initiatives. On October 6,the U. Chronicles of the Roman Emperors.