Supreme Court dismisses review plea seeking same-sex marriage, adoption, surrogacy for LGBTQ

The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea seeking review of its order which had rejected a petition seeking various civil rights such as same-sex marriage, adoption and surrogacy for the LGBTQ community. A three-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana, in an in-chamber decision on July 11, dismissed the review plea filed by Tushar […]

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Ecuador Constitutional Court Recognizes Same-Sex Marriage

In a landmark ruling, the Constitutional Court of Ecuador has recognized same-sex marriage. In Ecuador, the Civil Code defined Marriage as a ‘solemn contract by which a man and woman’. The case reached the Constitutional court as a same-sex couple Efraín Enrique Soria Alba and Ricardo Javier Benalcázar Tello, challenged the refusal by the registry […]

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Same-sex marriage drawing overseas couples to New Zealand

More than a third of the same- sex couples getting married under a new law in New Zealand are coming from overseas, authorities said Tuesday. In the period till the end of September, 40 of the 177 same-sex marriages involved couples from abroad, Xinhua reported from Statistics New Zealand. Out of these, 61 were between […]

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