Same-Sex Marriage Law in Canada
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In this article, the writer discusses the constitutionality of same-sex marriage and the Civil Marriage Act of 2005. The writer looks at this controversial issue and studies the laws in this regard in Canada.
From the Paper:"The controversial issue of same-sex marriage has dominated both floors of the Canadian Parliament for nearly a decade. While legislators were decidedly split on the issue during its first inception into legislative committees, the Canadian citizenry pleaded with their legislators to push for the legalization of same-sex marriages. Effective July 20, 2005, the Civil Marriage Act took full effect (Parliament of Canada, 2005). However, many of the bill's opponents vowed to rescind the bill once the balance of power shifted. Although there were dissenting voices within the federal Cabinet (with one member resigning), the legislation upheld ..."
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