May 19, - A federal judge strikes down Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage. As a matter of public policy, this state has a special interest in encouraging, supporting, and protecting that unique relationship in order to promote, among other goals, the stability and welfare of society and its children. Proposed by initiative as referendum Question 1approved. Cuba, where homosexuality was once punished by internment in forced-labor campshas changed markedly in recent years; the National Assembly passed an antidiscrimination law in Home U. Bush reportedly offered to officiate the same wedding,  but has similarly not made a public statement regarding his position on the issue as president, he was opposed.
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Nothing in division C 3 of this section shall be construed to do either of the following: