La Salle. Pervasive trauma exposure among US sexual orientation minority adults and risk of posttraumatic stress disorder. Stimulant use and HIV risk behavior: the influence of peer support group participation.
While individual studies point to significant health disparities for MSM and other sexual minorities, a comprehensive understanding of the scope of inequities faced by these populations cannot be created solely through special studies of individual health conditions.
On November 8,Texas voters approved the Texas Proposition 2 that amended the Texas Constitution to define marriage as consisting "only of the union of one man and one woman" and prohibiting the state or any political subdivision of the state from creating or recognizing "any legal status identical or similar to marriage.
Inthe Texas Legislature prohibited the issuance of marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Retrieved
Recognition of same-sex unions Same-sex marriage. Dallas News. Retrieved January 18, The case was still pending in the Fifth Circuit when the U. The US Census and American Community Survey ACS derives statistics on same-sex couple households using two census questions, relationship to householder and sex of each person in the household.
Texans For Marriage. Retrieved January 17, Courts in Indiana made a similar exception for a lesbian couple in April because one of the women was dying of cancer and wanted her partner's name on her death certificate.
The number of states in which gay and lesbian couples can marry has nearly doubled to 37 since October after the U. She also set a May 29 custody hearing in San Antonio for the fight between the couple over custody of their daughter. Retrieved March 9, Many counties started issuing same-sex marriage licenses within hours of the Obergefell ruling on June 26, , while others awaited direction from state officials, local county attorney advice, or issuance of corrected state marriage license forms.
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