Entry #1419: Same-sex marriage in Nevada

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RegionNevada
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusLegal
Start DateOct 9, 2014
End Datenow
DescriptionThe 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in Sevcik v. Sandoval that Nevada laws violated the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment after the US Supreme Court declined to take up other cases related to anti-marriage laws and amendments.
Sourceshttp://www.freedomtomarry.org/page/-/files/pdfs/9thCircuitRuling.pdf http://www.rgj.com/story/news/2014/10/09/nevada-group-withdraws-request-for-stay-of-gay-marriage-ban/16975791/
Reports (1)
  • Newer law has been passed "Domestic partnerships are no longer recognized or necessary, given that Marriage is awarded homosexual couples nationally, and Nevada fully accepts marriages between the same sex even from other states. "


Revision History (1)

Revision by vviet93

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Start Date2014-10-072014-10-09
End Date0000-00-009999-12-12
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Sourceshttp://www.freedomtomarry.org/page/-/files/pdfs/9thCircuitRuling.pdfhttp://www.freedomtomarry.org/page/-/files/pdfs/9thCircuitRuling.pdf http://www.rgj.com/story/news/2014/10/09/nevada-group-withdraws-request-for-stay-of-gay-marriage-ban/16975791/

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