Entry #117: Same-sex marriage in Uruguay

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RegionUruguay
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusLegal
Start DateApr 10, 2013
End Datenow
DescriptionSame-sex marriage became legal in Uruguay after the passing of the Equal Marriage Act. Uruguay became the twelfth country in the world to legalize gay marriage and the second Latin American country, after Argentina.
Sourceshttp://www.telesurtv.net/articulos/2012/06/12/uruguay-reconoce-legalidad-de-matrimonio-homosexual-celebrado-en-el-extranjero-4032.html http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1172501-uruguay-aprobaron-la-ley-que-permite-la-adopcion-a-parejas-gay http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/08/06/same-sex-couples-begin-tying-the-knot-in-uruguay/
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  • Status is not correct "Uruguay was the first country in Latin America"
  • Status is not correct "Uruguay was the first country in Latin America"


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Revision by danlev

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NoteSame-sex marriage became legal in Uruguay after the passing of the Equal Marriage Act. Uruguay became the twelfth country in the world to legalize gay marriage and the second Latin American country, after Argentina.
Sourceshttp://www.telesurtv.net/articulos/2012/06/12/uruguay-reconoce-legalidad-de-matrimonio-homosexual-celebrado-en-el-extranjero-4032.html http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1172501-uruguay-aprobaron-la-ley-que-permite-la-adopcion-a-parejas-gayhttp://www.telesurtv.net/articulos/2012/06/12/uruguay-reconoce-legalidad-de-matrimonio-homosexual-celebrado-en-el-extranjero-4032.html http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1172501-uruguay-aprobaron-la-ley-que-permite-la-adopcion-a-parejas-gay http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/08/06/same-sex-couples-begin-tying-the-knot-in-uruguay/

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