Alberta Ministry of Justice. John Geddes. In the case of Vogel v. See " Same-sex marriage in Alberta " for further discussion of the issue. See features on many other subjects in By the numbers. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Ontario.
Retrieved October 13, May 24, Same-sex marriage legal. Houston Chronicle. Couples — Population Reference Bureau". October 9,
December 29, Many Americans felt that the Hawaii court decision represented a serious threat to social stability, and in the U. The Supreme Court heard arguments on April 28, A marriage between a man and a woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this state.
Not recognized in Caribbean overseas territories , though marriage-equivalent ordered for the Cayman Islands. Manitoba became the fifth jurisdiction in Canada and the eighth worldwide to extend civil marriage to same-sex couples, after the provinces of Ontario , British Columbia and Quebec , and the territory of Yukon.
Archived from the original on July 19, Canada A. Federal lawyers had ceased to contest such cases,  and only Alberta's Conservative provincial government remained officially opposed. November 21,