Tag Archives: Gay divorce

Guernsey Takes a Big Step Towards Gay Marriage

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 27, 2016) On September 21, 2016, the members of parliament of the British channel island Guernsey voted for a bill to legalize same-sex marriage (33 vs 5 votes). The future law has to be ratified by the Privy Council and should enter into effect mid-2017. The neighboring island Jersey will…
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Nicholas Chamberlain, the First Openly Gay Bishop of the Church of England

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 5, 2016) Nicholas Chamberlain is the first Anglican bishop to have come out of the closet. When a British tabloid newspaper threatened to reveal the 52-year-old bishop’s homosexuality, he stepped ahead an publicly declared that he is gay and has been sharing his life with a man for many years.…
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New York: New Parenthood Rules in Favor of Same-sex Couples

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 1st, 2016) In a decision of August 30, 2016, the appellate court of the state of New York ruled that legal parenthood does not solely depend on biologic filiation or official adoption of a child. With this ruling, presiding judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam overrode the homophobic parenthood definition that had been…
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