Same-sex marriages (SSM), civil unions, etc.
1993 to 2015: Ireland: The successful effort to
to same-sex couples.
2015-MAY-22: Same-sex marriage (SSM) comes to Ireland:
The country of Ireland held a referendum on 2015-MAY-22. The Irish public voted in favor of marriage equality by a significant majority.
Topics covered in this section:
The following information sources were used to prepare and update the above
menu. The hyperlinks are not necessarily still active today.
- Tresha Barrett, "Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ To Legalizing Same Sex Marriage In Historic Referendum," Inquisitr, 2015-MAY-23, at: http://www.inquisitr.com/
- Olivia B. Waxman, "20 Other Countries Where Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal Nationwide," Time magazine, 2015-MAY-23, at: http://time.com/
- Harry McGee, "Bill allowing gay marriage to be enacted by end of July," The Irish Times, 2015-MAY-26, at: http://www.irishtimes.com/
Copyright © 2004 to 2015 by Ontario Consultants on Religious
Originally written: 2004
Latest update: 2015-MAY-28
Author: B.A. Robinson