The Government announced that they would drop their opposition to same-sex marriage. Netherlands 1 April. On 28 Januarythe National Congress approved a bill recognizing civil unions for same-sex and opposite-sex couples offering some of the rights of marriage.
On 15 Julythe Argentine Senate approved a bill extending marriage rights to same-sex couples. The lead researcher of the study observed that "laws that have the greatest impact on gay adults may make gay kids feel more hopeful for the future". No constitutional ban.
It was 48 percent in and 40 percent in The couple vowed to bring the case to the Supreme Court of South Korea. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. With several countries revising their marriage laws to recognize same-sex couples in the 21st century, all major English dictionaries have revised their definition of the word marriage to either drop gender specifications or supplement them with secondary definitions to include gender-neutral language or explicit recognition of same-sex unions.
Activists, however, say the fight is not yet over.