The Boston Globe. The Christian Science Monitor. June 7, Churches encouraged to address 'gay marriage ' ". District Court for Northern Florida. He asked the State Supreme Court to lift a stay preventing certain clerks from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Otterallowing the district court decision to take effect, preventing further enforcement of Idaho's ban on same-sex marriage as of October 15,
Retrieved June 24, Ina pair of economists at Emory University tied the passage of state bans on same-sex marriage in the US to an increase in the rates of HIV infection. July 9, - A state judge in Colorado strikes down Colorado's ban on same-sex marriage. Bush reportedly offered to officiate the same wedding,  but has similarly not made a public statement regarding his position on the issue as president, he was opposed.
Passed by the Minnesota Legislature and signed into law by the Governor of Minnesota.