Japanese district would legally accept gay marriages

Japan has opened the first type of legal recognition of homosexual unions, with the initiative of Tokyo’s Shibuya district of recognizing same-sex couples. The municipality plans to start issuing certificates of civil marriage to gay couples in April, estabishing an...

United States’s Tribunal legalizes gay marriage in 6 more states

The United States Supreme Court on Monday declined to rule on the legalization of gay marriage nationwide and rejected appeals of five states seeking to prohibit marriage between persons of the same sex. The Court’s decision held immediately will allow gay marriage in the...

Gay couple in Guayaquil will present protective action

After the Civil Registry of Guayaquil refused the marriage request made by Fernando Vinces and Santiago Saltos last week, today the entity announced that the gay couples will present on December 10 a protective action in the Provincial Court of Justice of Guayas, to facilitate...

Gay couple asks to get marry in the Civil Registry

Citizens Santiago Vinces and Fernando Saltos aproached this morning to the Civil Registry of Guayaquil, as boyfriends, to make an appointment to get married. Fernando, 23, and Santiago, 27, who’ve been living together for a year and a half, decided to formalize their...