After not passing the marriage equality, the lawmakers of Rhode Island could present a bill to allow civil unions.
The bill repealing the Defense of Marriage Act has just been sent to the Senate.
In 10 years, the number of self-identified gay and lesbian couples in United-States has almost doubled according to 2010 Census.
In Rhode Island, remember that marriage equality didn't pass and then, a few weeks after, civil unions were legalized. But how to be satisfied with this civil union whereas the goal was to obtain the right to marry? Only 9 couples get civil unions in its first month.
The Rhode Island Senate passed the law allowing the civil unions for the gay and lesbian couples there are a few days and the Governor Lincoln Chafee signed it.
A study made by Williams institute shows more gay and lesbian couples adopt a child in United-States.
Unitarian Minister of Kentucky stated she doesn't want to sign marriage licences anymore as long as the state will not legalize gay marriage.
Illinois will allow gay and lesbian couples who are in a civil union to be able to file their taxes jointly next year.
Gay marriage is the heart of the debate in New Hampshire so it is also the heart of the debate for presidential Republican candidates.