Same-sex marriage in the United States expanded from one state in 2004 to all fifty states in .. Mississippi had once banned same-sex couples from adopting, but the law requiring this was ruled unconstitutional by the United States District.
Same-sex marriage is the marriage of two people of the same sex or gender, entered into in a .. The study linked the passage of a same-sex marriage ban in a state to an increase in the annual HIV rate within that state of roughly 4 cases per.
against the plaintiff same-sex couples in Robicheaux v. Caldwell, upholding Louisiana's ban on same-sex marriage.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in the United States have significantly Adoption of children by same-sex married couples is legal nationwide, since June 2015, following the Supreme Court's decision Some states allow adoption by all couples, while others ban all unmarried couples from adoption.