Turabian 8th ed. Skip to content. All Rights Reserved. Our Latest Updates archived after 30 days. A study published on Apr. One of the major benefits of same sex marriage is that it reduces violence towards the LGBTQ community and the children of such couples are also raised without facing stigma from society.
This reality is very difficult for same-sex couples who want to become parents, but at least other options exist.
Pro 10 Gay marriage bans cause humiliation and uncertainty for children being raised by same-sex couples. Alaska, which altered its constitution to prohibit gay marriage insaw a The world's first legal gay marriage ceremony took place in the Netherlands on Apr.
Con 1 The institution of marriage has traditionally been defined as being between a man and a woman. As explained by David S. The Congressional Budget Office estimated on Dec. If marriage is only for procreation, heterosexual couples unable or unwilling to have children should also be prevented from marrying.
Massachusetts, which became the first US state to legalize gay marriage inhad the lowest divorce rate in the country in The world's first legal gay marriage ceremony took place in the Netherlands on Apr. Proper citation depends on your preferred or required style manual.
The family is the microcosm of oppression. Take Course. Proper citation depends on your preferred or required style manual. Non-discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation has therefore become an internationally recognized principle.
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