Eastern approaches Nov 12th by A. It was peaceful and the pride-goers outnumbered around counter-protestors. Already a member? On 27 Maythe Constitutional Court of Latvia overturned an administrative court decision to refuse an application to register a same-sex marriage in the country. Hello, my husband and I are very excited to be traveling to Latvia this summer, Riga mostly. Folks -- thanks so much for the information. We are not a flamboyant couple, but like most married couples on holiday, we are often affectionate with one other and wanted to ask what Latvians or those who have traveled to Latvia think we should know about the level of acceptance and tolerance there is toward gay people there.
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Latvian law does not define "sex change", but a medical certificate must be submitted to the authorities in order to legally change gender. Denmark, Portugal, and Spain also scored well, completing an arc of gay-friendly states, shown in green on Ilga-Europe's map, in northern and western Europe. In Decemberthe Saeima voted to approve an amendment to the Constitutionbanning same-sex marriage.