Subscribe for fascinating stories connecting the past to the present. Central American countries do not recognize same-sex couples, though some have limited antidiscrimination protections. Jones strikes down Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage. Olin Burkhart, left, and Carl Burkhart kiss on the steps of the New Hampshire Capitol on January 1,after the state's law allowing same-sex marriage went into effect. June 27, The vote to apply gender-neutral language to Iceland's definition of marriage passed unanimously in Parliament in June
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A Pew Research Center poll in found that 57 percent of Americans opposed same-sex marriage and only 35 percent supported it. By Sarah Mervosh. Central American countries do not recognize same-sex couples, though some have limited antidiscrimination protections.
Insame-sex couples in Norway were granted the right to civil unions.