In FebruaryBermuda passed the Domestic Partnership Actrevoking same-sex marriage, which had been legalised by a May Supreme Court ruling. Mary Bishop, second from left, and Sharon Baldwin, right, celebrate with family and friends following their wedding ceremony on the courthouse steps in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on October 6, No recognition of same-sex couples. On Nov. Same-sex marriage legalized at the state level in several additional states, marriage is legal at the municipal level. Inthe parliament also granted same-sex partners the right to adopt children. Spain was the third country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage, which has been legal since 3 Julyand was supported by the majority of the Spanish people.
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On 28 Novemberthe first two same-sex marriages occurred in Quintana Roo after it was discovered that Quintana Roo's Civil Code did not explicitly prohibit same-sex marriage,  but these marriages were later annulled by the Governor of Quintana Roo in April He stopped short, however, of saying he would veto it. The Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in the states and territories did not legalize same-sex marriage in Native American tribal jurisdictions. LGBT rights in Peru.
It also rules that private parties do not have "standing" to defend California's voter-approved ballot measure barring gay and lesbians couples from state-sanctioned wedlock.