Entry #1141: Same-sex marriage in Antarctica

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RegionAntarctica
IssueSame-sex marriage
Statusvaries
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionAntarctica has no permanent human population or government and applicable laws are mostly based on a person's nationality due to the Antarctic Treaty System. However, since 13 October 2016 same sex marriage has been legal and possible in the British Antarctic Territory.
Sourceshttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica https://britishantarcticterritory.org.uk/visiting/getting-married/


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NoteAntarctica has no permanent human population or government.Antarctica has no permanent human population or government and applicable laws are mostly based on a person's nationality due to the Antarctic Treaty System. However, since 13 October 2016 same sex marriage has been legal and possible in the British Antarctic Territory.
Sourceshttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarcticahttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica https://britishantarcticterritory.org.uk/visiting/getting-married/

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