Renee Coppola, registrar of vital statistics in New Haven, said, "A good 75 percent of our same-sex marriages are from out of state. A marriage between persons of the same sex is void ab initio and against the public policy of this State.
Marriage, so far as its validity at law is concerned, is a civil contract, to which the consent of the parties capable in law of contracting is essential, and which creates the legal status of husband and wife.
Marriage is a civil contract between a male and a female person to which the consent of the parties capable of contracting is essential. Marriage definition.
Shame on you, get a life! Well, at least we nutmeggers can all slide together into the abyss of moral decrepitude and cultural decline that is marriage equality. Only a union of one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in this state.
Marriage is a personal relation, between a man and a woman, arising out of a civil contract to which the consent of parties capable of making it is necessary. He added, "For us, it was really about making that commitment to each other. Those from states that don't recognize same-sex marriages from out of state have their own reasons for getting married.
Main article: Same-sex marriage in Rhode Island.
Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer exchanged vows with Elyse Buxbaum in a quiet, five-minute semi-private ceremony on the second-floor landing of City Hall at 4 p. A marriage that is otherwise valid shall be valid regardless of whether the parties to the marriage are of the same or different sex.
XI - Section That history goes all the way back to the 17th century — with the first public execution of a person for being gay taking place on the local Green.
You said: The government has no right to impose its morality upon the people. This section does not prohibit a private party from entering into contracts with another private party; nor does this section prohibit courts from adjudicating the rights of private parties pursuant to such contracts.
It is the policy of Oregon, and its subdivisions, that only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be valid or legally recognized as a marriage. May 14, Main article: Same-sex marriage in North Dakota.