Google
Gayapolis
Web
 

 

Welcome!
 
Username:

Password:


Register Now

Site Navigation

gay news News

gay directory Directory

gay travel Travel

gay weddings Weddings

gay real estate Real Estate

gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people People

free gay personals Personals

gay careers Careers

email Gayapolis Email Us

Gayapolis Home Page Home

 

 


Canadian Government to Close Gay Marriage Recognition Loophole
The federal government is expected to take steps today to close a legal loophole that could have undermined thousands of gay marriages around the world.

The governing Conservatives are expected to detail changes to the Civil Marriage Act to ensure the marriages are recognized.

The changes are being prompted by a divorce case in Ontario involving a gay couple. Legal documents filed by the federal government in the case had argued that even though the couple married in Canada, they couldn't be considered legally married because it wasn't recognized in their U.S. and United Kingdom homes.

Full Story from CBC News

Click here for gay wedding resources in Canada.

 

Click Here to Return to the Gayapolis News Section

Published on:  February 17, 2012


Most Recent Articles on Gayapolis.com:

Buying a Home in San Francisco for Under $1 Million - September 2, 2014
Mexico: Coahuila Legislature Legalizes Marriage Equality - September 2, 2014
Marriage Equality Round-Up 9/2/14 - September 2, 2014
UK Teachers Now Have an Online Tool that Provides Support when Tackling LGBT Issues - September 1, 2014
Gay Fathers Win Landmark Surrogacy Ruling in Switzerland - September 1, 2014
Gay American Actor Leslie Jordan Describes His Time On 'Big Brother UK' as 'Pure Hell' - September 1, 2014
Gay Travel: Oakland Pride Turns Away Leather Groups - September 1, 2014
Rolling the Barrels in Italy - September 1, 2014
Win Five Nights at Hawaii's Maui Sunseeker - September 1, 2014
Gay Travel: Weekending in Prague for Gay Pride - September 1, 2014

Sign up for free daily news updates from Gayapolis

 

 

 

advertising: 

 


Home - News - Directory - Travel - Weddings - Real-Estate - People - Careers - My Account - Log Out
Linking to Gayapolis - Web Site Services - About Gayapolis - Contact Us - Advertising Information - Usage/Privacy Policy
Purple Roofs Travel Directory - Purple Unions Wedding Directory - Gay Realty Network - Mi Casa Su Casa Home Trade - Mongoose On The Loose Web Design
Contents ©2000-2008 Gayapolis, Inc.