The Senate of Hawaii voted in favor of civil unions by a vote of 18-5.
The city of Bisbee in the South of Arizona could adopt a law allowing civil unions for same-sex couples despite the constitutional ban of marriage equality in the state.
We all want laws allowing marriage equality and not civil unions, don't we? 'Civil unions' sounds like backtracking but I think that each law which can bring more equality is always good and one should not forget that in most states, which today allow same-sex marriage, there wasinitially a law allowing civil unions so let's hope that will be the case in Colorado too. Anyway, that seems to go well, the bill to legalize civil unions passed a new stage and is very closed to the final vote in the House.
Soon, we will know if the law allowing gay marriage in New Hampshire will be or not repealed. Don't worry too much, it could be a happy ending.
Perhaps Colorado will pass a law allowing civil unions for same-sex couples.
2012 marks the beginning of the civil unions in 2 American states which are Hawaii and Delaware.
Gay marriage is perhaps in danger in Iowa. The election for the seat of senator in sector 18 can give the control of the senate to the Republicans.
After 2 months, civil unions are a fiasco in Rhode Island as said the ACLU.
Following the refusal of the governor of the New Jersey, Chris Christie, to sign a law allowing the marriage equality, 7 gay and lesbian couples decided to file a lawsuit against the State.
Reed Gusciora, openly gay member of Parliament, wonders why New Jersey could not fight for marriage equality just like New York.