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The Menem era and the 21st century Australia In Australia:
October 7, - The 9th Circuit US Court of Appeals in California concludes bans on same-sex marriage in Nevada and Idaho violate the equal protection rights of same-sex couples to legally marry. An outbreak in the DRC has spread to neighboring Uganda, and conflict and mistrust of health workers is impeding international efforts to contain the disease. May 6, - New Hampshire lawmakers pass a same-sex marriage bill.
Among people who are religiously unaffiliated, a solid majority have supported same-sex marriage since