quote:Please, Dear God, don't tell me there are still people here who think Gays cannot get married.
You don't think marriage is a basic human right?
Louisiana Constitutional Amendment 1 (2004) limits marriage to man/woman, places restrictions on non-marriage types of same-sex unions Louisiana Civil Code article 89 prohibits persons of the same sex contracting a marriage. Louisiana Civil Code article 3520 bans the recognition of purported same-sex marriages from other states.
Well then, they should move somewhere where it's legal. Sometimes you have to make sacrifices to stand your ground.
Of course they can. They can go to any gay friendly church in the state and get married right now. This very second.
quote:No . . . . . that is very clearly NOT what they want.
Don't be dense they don't want a ceremony they want to legally be a family.
However he stated that the flamboyant parades and protests was the problem not what they do on their bedroom
I would like to think that the majority still rules and I firmly believe that the majority of people don't care about exhibitionism on the streets for all to see.
quote:Recognition of same-sex couples between states? I'm not certain, but I'd assume two guys holding hands are as easily recognized as a same-sex couple in Louisiana as they are in Nebraska.quote:Recognition between states for starters
Which of those ""legal benefits"" is a same-sex couple unable to exercise vis-a-vis private wills and contracts currently?