The judge ruled that restricting marriage to different-sex couples "promotes the state's interest in encouraging procreation to occur in a context where both biological parents are present to raise the child. Retrieved December 14, InIndiana as part of the Northwest Territory received the English "buggery" law, which punished male sodomy with death.
Inan amendment to the law meant that those refusing to cooperate with examining psychiatrists could be held in contempt of court. Main article: Same-sex marriage in New Hampshire. Indianapolis Star7 Junepg.
GL May 18, January 10, Schneider, Mary Beth.
The ruling was stayed until the Seventh Circuit ruled on the merits in similar cases. C No woman shall marry her father, grandfather, son, grandson, stepfather, brother, grandmother's husband, daughter's husband, granddaughter's husband, husband's father, husband's grandfather, husband's son, husband's grandson, brother's son, sister's son, father's brother, mother's brother, or another woman.
Lake County Fort Wayne and Whitestown  have ordinances prohibiting employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation only. Indianapolis Star.
One plaintiff couple was married in Iowa in While surrogacy is not specifically illegal in the state and can be practiced, courts will generally refuse to recognize such contracts, so intended parents, including same-sex couples, must complete an adoption application.
Virgin Islands. The Seventh Circuit consolidated Baskin and its companion cases with a similar case in Wisconsin, Wolf v.