July 28, 2010

Argentina Legalizes Same Sex Marriage

On June 15, 2010, Argentina became the first Latin American country to legalize same sex marriage.  The movement toward the legalization of same-sex marriage began last year when a judge in Buenos Aires ruled that a ban on same-sex marriage was illegal, paving the way for such marriages in the capital of Argentina.  After much debate, including 14 hours on the Senate floor on June 14th, the country has taken the plunge toward a pro-gay […]