Entry #221: Same-sex marriage in South Korea

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RegionSouth Korea
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusNot legal
Start DateAug 15, 1948
End Datenow
DescriptionThere has been proposals to legalize gay marriage, but none have passed as of May 2022.
Sourceshttp://southkorea.angloinfo.com/family/marriage-partnerships/marriage-requirements/
Reports (4)
  • Status is not correct "https://www.hrw.org/news/2023/06/01/marriage-equality-gets-boost-south-korea"
  • Status is not correct "While South Korea does not recognize same-sex marriages, neither the Constitution of South Korea nor civil law defines marriage as being between a man and a woman."
  • Status is not correct "Same-sex marriage is not explicitly prohibited in the country's constituition or civil law"
  • All information is correct, just adding sources "South Korea could possibly legalise same sex marriage soon https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/may/31/south-koreas-first-ever-same-sex-marriage-bill-goes-to-parliament"


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Revision by tsusamu

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ValueUnrecognizedNot legal
NoteThere has been proposals to legalize gay marriage, but none have passed as of May 2022.
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There has been proposals to legalize gay marriage, but none have passed as of May 2022.

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