Saint Lucia. The state also has a strong—even a life-and-death—interest in marriage as the environment in which the next generation of its citizens is raised. Experts Hea ther Mac Donald. The Bulgarian Constitution forbids the legalisation of same-sex marriage, stipulating that marriage can only be between a man and a woman. Iran Taking on Tehran. The Parliament then voted to block the referendum with a clarification that it would be against the Slovenian Constitution to vote on matters concerning human rights.
Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Pakistan allow people to register as a third gender in official documents.
Too often, single-parent families, whether divorced or never married, are poor—and very much poorer than their two-earner counterparts. The terms of employment of the staff of international organizations not commercial in most cases are not governed by the laws of the country where their offices are located. Hungary and the Czech Republic, however, do recognize same-sex partnerships; ina Budapest court ruled that same-sex marriages performed abroad must be recognized as partnerships.
No laws allowing adoption by same-sex couples.