On February 15,a domestic partnership bill sponsored by Senator Peter Wirth D-Santa Fe was defeated in a Senate committee, "[striking] a blow to Richardson, who made extending many of the same rights enjoyed by married couples to gays and lesbians part of his legislative agenda.
Legal guardianships nationwide, except Hong Kong and Macauresidency rights for foreign spouses of legal residents Hong Kong. Such an amendment, if passed by the legislature, would ultimately need approval of voters. The bill passed the House by a vote of and the Senate by a vote of The clerk's office in Bernalillo County indicated it would do so as of August
InJudge Lewis R. Santa Fe New Mexican. January 31, On August 9,State District Judge Sarah Singleton ruled that the marriage license issued to one same-sex couple in was valid and subject to divorce proceedings, but she did not otherwise address the legal status of same-sex marriage in the state.
Inthe New Mexico Supreme Court held that fellatio was not outlawed by the state's sodomy statute. We'll update with more as this story develops. Same-sex marriage legal statewide since December
When away from the office, Peiya is a dragon boat paddler and a ballroom dancer, where she favors Rumbas and Cha-chas. We need a ruling from the State Supreme Court. Eventually, the Supreme Court was asked to clarify the policy state-wide. Archived from the original on January 11, Limited to residency rights for foreign spouses of EU citizens.
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Salazar began issuing licenses to same-sex couples on August 23, following an order issued by a state district judge the day before in Hanna v. Robinson ordered Zamarripa to begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses on September 3 or else appear in court.
January 31, Times Events. On March 23, , Sandoval County Clerk Victoria Dunlap informs potential wedding partners that she will not issue marriage licenses that day over fears of a lawsuit. The clerk opened her office to the crowd at 8am, and a mass wedding was planned at noon in Albuquerque's Civic Plaza.