Long imprisonment or death penalty No known cases of death sentences have been handed out for same-sex sexual activity after the end of Taliban rule. District Court for the District of Utah ruling in Kitchen v. De facto union since . Banned in all Brazilian states ; comprehensive nationwide anti-discrimination law pending. Retrieved June 26, Retrieved March 27,
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Same-sex marriage in the United States
True to their campaign promises, Hollande and the Socialists have pushed through a law that not only legalizes same-sex marriage but also gives gay and lesbian couples the right to adopt children—a provision that has drawn especially strong criticism from French Catholic leaders. Constitutional ban since [ citation needed ]. French Guiana Overseas department of France. Research and Practice, Vol 38 4August— The law only applies to England and Wales because Scotland and Northern Ireland are semi-autonomous and have separate legislative bodies to decide many domestic issues, including the definition of marriage.
Opposition to same-sex marriage is based on claims such as the beliefs that homosexuality is unnatural and abnormal, that the recognition of same-sex unions will promote homosexuality in society, and that children are better off when raised by opposite-sex couples. Inthe congress of the northern state of Coahuila approved same-sex marriage, and inneighboring Chihuahua followed suit. Retrieved August 21, Retrieved September 15, Barack Obama's views on same-sex marriage varied over the course of his political career and became more consistently supportive of same-sex marriage rights over time. Full text of Obergefell ruling".