November 8, On June 27,a day after the U. Current status since Oct 29, Supreme Court Judge Jo Hart wrote: "It does not violate equal protection to acknowledge basic biological truths".
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Common-law marriage Israel 6. Main article: Wright v. Lesbian couples have access to in vitro fertilization and other assisted reproduction services. Attorney General Dustin McDaniel — who recently announced his personal support for same-sex marriage rights but said he would defend the law — filed paperwork Monday to at least temporarily preserve the ban, which voters approved by a 3-to-1 margin.
Metro Weekly. Nothing in this section shall impair any right or benefit extended by the State or its political subdivisions other than a right or benefit arising from a domestic union that is not valid or recognized in this State. Any person knowingly issuing a marriage license in violation of this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
Recognition of foreign or out-of-state marriages All marriages contracted without this state, which would be valid by the laws of the state or country in which the same were contracted, are valid in this state, unless they violate the public policy of this state. Legal status of same-sex unions.
Hodges , a landmark case in which same-sex marriage bans were struck down on June 26, Arkansas was the first former Confederate state to legalize same-sex marriage. The capital city of Little Rock and several other cities, including Conway , Hot Springs and North Little Rock as well as Pulaski County , prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity in public employment city or county employees.