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Unformatted text preview: - couple appealed virginia supreme court upheld the antimiscegenation law and the couples conviction 1965- aclu represented couple in US (federal) supreme court- loving versus virginia 1967- us supreme court struck down all anti miscegenation laws in us- 16 states had such laws in 1967- approximately 70% of americans supported antimiscegention CURRENT STATUS ON GAY RELATIONSHIPS- same sex marriage- civil unions- domestic partnership (common law marriage- massachusetts Frst to give same sex marriage- Fve states: conneticut 2008, iowa 2009, vermont 2009, new hampshire 2010, washington dc 2010, washington 2009 everything but term marriage COUNTIES WHERE SAME SEX MARRIAGE IS LEGAL the netherlands holland 2001 belgium 2003 canada 2005 spain 2005 south africa 2006 also allows polygamy norway 2008 sweden 2009 portugal 2010 iceland 2010 argentina 2010 1st in south america...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY PSY2012 taught by Professor Charlesnegy during the Spring '10 term at University of Central Florida.
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