Entry #1819: Same-sex marriage in Vatican City

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RegionVatican City
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusNot legal
Start DateOct 1, 2020
End Datenow
DescriptionSame-sex marriage was ruled to be incompatible with the Catholic Church, however same-sex civil unions were favored by Pope Francis.
Sourceshttps://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_law
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "There is no legal marriage, but Church blessings are implemented for gay couples from 18 December 2023."


Revision History (4)

Deleted by Samuel_NOT_Samuele. added

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Start Date(NONE)Oct 1, 2020

Revision by Samuel_NOT_Samuele. added

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Value(REMOVED)Not legal
Value SpecialN/A(REMOVED)

Revision by JordanB3047

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NoteNo law regarding the topic.Same-sex marriage was ruled to be incompatible with the Catholic Church, however same-sex civil unions were favored by Pope Francis.
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No law regarding the topic. Same-sex marriage was ruled to be incompatible with the Catholic Church, however same-sex civil unions were favored by Pope Francis.
Sources https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_lawhttps://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_law
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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_law
Reports (2)
  • Status is not correct "Same-sex civil unions are not legal"
  • Status is not correct "In Vatican City same-sex civil unions are illegal"

Revision by tsusamu

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ValueUnrecognized(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Ambiguous
Start Date1929(NONE)
NoteSame-sex marriage is not recognize in Vatican City.No law regarding the topic.
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Same-sex marriage is not recognize in Vatican City. No law regarding the topic.
Sources https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_law
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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Vatican_City#Criminal_law
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "Same sex marriage was ruled to be incompatible with the Catholic Church however same sex civil unions were favoured by Pope Francis."

danlev created this entry.