Entry #1327: Same-sex marriage in Denmark

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RegionDenmark
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusCivil unions
Start DateOct 1, 1989
End DateJun 14, 2012
DescriptionDenmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect. "Two persons of the same sex may have their partnership registered."
Sourceshttp://www.nytimes.com/1989/10/02/world/rights-for-gay-couples-in-denmark.html http://www.qrd.org/qrd/world/europe/denmark/registered.partnership.act.with.amendments


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Revision by danlev

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NoteDenmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect. "Two persons of the same sex may have their partnership registered.Denmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect. "Two persons of the same sex may have their partnership registered."

Revision by danlev

Old Value New Value
NoteDenmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect.Denmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect. "Two persons of the same sex may have their partnership registered.

Revision by danlev

Old Value (Original) New Value
NoteDenmark becomes the first country to legalize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect.Denmark becomes the first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex unions as the Danish Registered Partnership Act goes into effect.

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