Many people hold deep-seated religious, moral, and ethical convictions that marriage should be limited to the union of one man and one woman, and that homosexual conduct is immoral.
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The terms of employment of the staff of international organizations not commercial in most cases are not governed by the laws of the country where their offices are located.
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Inthe Federal Marriage Amendmentwhich would have prohibited states from recognizing same-sex marriages, was approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee on a party-line vote and was debated by the full Senate, but was ultimately defeated in both houses of Congress.
On 12 Junethe Governor of Chihuahua announced that his administration would no longer oppose same-sex marriages in the state.
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Other people argue that same-sex marriage should be permitted because everyone has the right to be treated like an equal.
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The National Law Review.
A bill to legalize same-sex and interfaith civil marriages was defeated in the Knesset, 39—11, on 16 May
It initially only allowed for civil unions, but he amended the text.