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Civil Unions Laws

The term civil union describes a relationship between two individuals that offers the couple certain legal protection. Civil unions differ …

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What is a Civil Union?

A civil union is a legal bond between two people that has some requirements and protections that are similar to …

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Which States Have Civil Unions?

civi In 2015 the U.S. Supreme Court decided in Obergefell v. Hodges that same-sex couples could not be barred from …

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Civil Unions vs Domestic Partnerships

Civil unions and domestic partnerships have been popular alternatives to marriage for the past decade, especially for same-sex relationships. With …

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Civil Unions and Gay Marriages in Vermont

Lesbian or gay marriage in Vermont have been legalized in May 2009 before the federal law. Due to this event, civil …

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Civil Union v/s Marriage: What’s the Difference

Civil unions are separate legal statuses that are available in some states. These states, unlike federal laws, tend to provide …

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The Reality of Civil Union Partnerships

On June 26th, 2015, you may have heard a nation exhale as those active in the struggle for equality learned …
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By Kelli H

Licensed Clinical Social Worker| 6  min read

Civil Unions in Illinois

In December 2010, the Illinois General Assembly approved SB 1716 (Public Act 96-1513) and it was signed into law on …

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Civil Unions and Gay Marriages in Hawaii

Civil unions were approved by the Hawaii Legislature in February 2011, and signed into law on February 23, 2011. Senate …

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Civil Unions in Colorado

Colorado now has full marriage equality. This means that civil unions and same-sex marriages are now full permitted in Colorado. …

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