States with same sex unions. The state district court ordered the state to allow same-sex couples to marry, but delayed enforcement of the order for three weeks to allow the state to appeal.

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Before the ruling, New Mexico was the only state without a law or constitutional provision explicitly banning or allowing same-sex marriage.

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On May 15,the California Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples should have the right to marry.

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In Novembervoters in Maine approved a ballot measure legalizing same-sex marriage.

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Marriage and Religious Freedom Act Backgrounder.

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A Catholic Call to Political Responsibility.

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What does our faith tell us about marriage?

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The law converts civil unions to marriage and recognizes civil unions and same sex marriage from other jurisdictions.

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The measure went into effect Dec.

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When marriage is redefined so as to make other relationships equivalent to it, the institution ofmarriage is devalued and further weakened.