Hodgesseveral Alabama counties initially would not issue marriage licenses to any couples in order to avoid issuing them to same-sex couples. The paucity of recent research on same-sex relationship stability in the U. After the release of the Obergefell decision, Justice Moore stated that the decision was subject to reconsideration for 25 days and until then not binding, while the Alabama Supreme Court was, within that time frame, asking for briefs with respect to its own order in the Alabama Policy Institute lawsuit that clerks not issue marriage licenses.
For both same-sex marriages, and same-sex divorces, federal benefits are now available to same-sex married couples.
March 28, The relationship stability of marriage and cohabitation has been studied extensively among different-sex couples Amato ; Manning and Cohen ; Teachman District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.
Retrieved January 13, Two years after the Obergefell v. Hidden categories: Use mdy dates from March That means the Richmonds would have to first move back to Iowa and then live there for a full year before they could be divorced.
Inaccording to statistics from the U.
Supreme Court in same-sex marriage cases then scheduled for review. A year after the Supreme Court ruling, only twelve counties would either issue licenses to no one or only to opposite-sex couples. Drawing on Swedish and Norwegian population registration data from the mid- to late s, Andersson and colleagues reported that same-sex couples in registered partnerships have higher instability than their counterparts in different-sex marriages.