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October 9, - Russell Henderson and Aaron McKinney from Laramie, Wyoming, make their first court appearance after being arrested for the attempted murder of Shepard.
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Washington Supreme Court upholds Washington's statute banning same-sex marriage. November 9, - Kate Brown is sworn in as governor of Oregon, a day after she was officially elected to the office. Retrieved 31 July The same year, same-sex couples were granted the right to enter into a civil partnershipa similar legal structure to marriage, and also to adopt in England and Wales. July 27, - Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates announces, "the national executive board ratified a resolution removing the national restriction on openly gay leaders and employees.
For the purposes of the divorce of a same-sex marriage, the common law definition of adultery remains as sexual intercourse between a man and a woman only, although infidelity with a person of the same sex can be grounds for a divorce as "unreasonable behaviour. The previous condition that the couple be married was dropped, thus allowing a same-sex couple to apply. This can be deeply damaging. October 9, - Russell Henderson and Aaron McKinney from Laramie, Wyoming, make their first court appearance after being arrested for the attempted murder of Shepard. And being gay doesn't mean that you are less than anybody else. Domestic partnership since . It's not a bad thing to be.