In OctoberPremier Paul Okalik announced that Nunavut would recognize same-sex marriages performed in other provinces and territories. Retrieved November 23, November 21, Retrieved February 19,
But to be forced to participate in a ceremony, in an event that your faith teaches is immoral and wrong, no one should be forced to do that. However, prior toa married couple same-sex or opposite-sex could file for divorce in Canada only if at least one spouse was then residing in Canada and had been for at least one full year when the divorce was filed.
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What is wrong is that the Supreme Court has found this hidden constitutional right that years of jurisprudence had not discovered and basically overturn the will of voters in Florida where over 60 percent passed a constitutional amendment that defined marriage in the state constitution as the union of one man and one woman.
More than 3, same-sex couples had already married in those areas before the Civil Marriage Act was passed. But to be forced to participate in a ceremony, in an event that your faith teaches is immoral and wrong, no one should be forced to do that. In May , members of the Conservative Party of Canada voted 1,— to change the party's political platform from defining marriage as "a union between one man and one woman" to a neutral stance.
So we're really talking about an issue that in large part is really not going to manifest itself in daily life, but in the instances that it does, there are individuals that don't want to be compelled by force of law to participate in an event that puts them in the position of violating their religious faith.