Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Bowen Center for Public Affairs. Ivy Tech subsequently stated they would not appeal the ruling to the Supreme Court. Only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in Indiana. Many citizens are supporting gay marriage rights and do not want an amendment in place that would forbid same sex marriage. A third plaintiff sought to dissolve her marriage established elsewhere.
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Same-sex marriage in Indiana
The approval of an identical amendment by both chambers during the legislative session was required to place the amendment on the state ballot in November However, if the amendment fails to pass, the state may overturn the statute and open the legal possibility of gay marriage in Indiana. Since then, it has been illegal to discrimination against someone or a group of people in the workplace solely on the basis of their sexual orientation. Same-sex marriage legal since Annual attempts to adopt a constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman have failed since Public Religion Research Institute.
Same-sex marriages are recognized and performed in Indiana under a federal court decision in October Evans Executive Order Lawrence v. Many that are supporting gay marriage, have fought hard to prevent the passage of the amendment. Conversion therapy banned for minors. Bogan was filed in the Southern District of Indiana on March 14, by Lambda Legal on behalf of two same-sex couples, all women.