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The long-dominant Christian Democratic Party, traditionally allied with the Catholic Church, was out of power when the parliament passed the measure. Recognition of same-sex unions in Colorado Recognition of same-sex unions in Texas Recognition of same-sex unions in Florida. It purports to relieve a state of its reciprocal obligation to honor the laws of other states as required by the Constitution's full faith and credit clause. Lewin that it was unconstitutional under the state constitution for the state to abridge marriage on the basis of sex. Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling in Goodridge v.
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