Entry #898: Same-sex marriage in Ecuador

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RegionEcuador
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusCivil unions
Start DateOct 20, 2008
End Datenow
DescriptionAlthough marriage is still defined as a union between a man and a woman, article 68 of the 2008 constitution also state: The stable and monogamous union between two persons without any other marriage ties who have a common-law home, for the lapse of time and under the conditions and circumstances provided for by law, shall enjoy the same rights and obligations of those families bound by formal marriage ties.
Sourceshttp://pdba.georgetown.edu/Constitutions/Ecuador/english08.html
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