Retrieved 5 June Same-sex couples cannot adopt jointly because Estonian law states that only a married couple can do so. The Social Democrats, the Reform Party and the two independents opposed the bill, arguing it would "take rights away".
Furthermore, there is a broad spectrum of hate speech. Discrimination based on gender and sexual identity is outlawed in employment, and military.
In addition, in Decembera same-sex marriage performed in Sweden was recognised by a court and entered into the population register. European Union. Social Democratic Party.
Retrieved November 23, European Union. Sexual orientation and gender identity protections see below. Archived from the original on 12 June Foreign marriages recognized.
Amnesty International [English]. The court deemed unconstitutional and invalid a section in the aliens act which rules out granting a temporary residence permit to an Estonian citizen's registered same-sex partner. The Centre Party and the Reform Party said that they would tolerate such a law.
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