Subsequently, protests have been staged by groups opposing and by groups supporting legalization. The Constitutional Council had previously ruled that the issue of same-sex marriage was one for the Parliament to decide and there was only little hope for UMP to overturn the Parliament's vote. Namespaces Article Talk. Washington Blade. Finland becomes the last of the five Nordic countries to legalize same-sex marriage, joining Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
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On May 6,Maine Governor John Baldacci signed a law legalizing same-sex marriage, becoming the first state governor to do so. Sexual orientation Homosexuality Bisexuality pansexuality polysexuality Asexuality gray asexuality Demographics Biology Environment. Retrieved 12 October The New York Times.
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