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Delaware Civil Unions

State Sees First Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony

AP | RANDALL CHASE | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

WILMINGTON, Del. -- A state senator and her partner have become the first same-sex couple to be legally wed in Delaware. Sen. Karen Peterson and her ...

Why Civil Unions Are Progress But Still a Cop-Out

Bernadette Coveney Smith | Posted 03.12.2012 | Gay Voices
Bernadette Coveney Smith

How would you like to be proposed to and enter in a civil union? How often do you see civil unions on wedding blogs? Do civil unions change the world? And what on earth is a civil union, anyway?

Delaware Welcomes First Civil Unions

AP | KASEY JONES | Posted 01.02.2012 | Gay Voices

-- More than 400 people, including a U.S. senator, witnessed the first same-sex civil union in Delaware on New Year's Day. Lawyers Lisa Goodman and ...

Governor Signs Civil Unions Bill Into Law

AP | Posted 07.12.2011 | Politics

WILMINGTON, Del. — Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has signed a bill into law that gives same-sex couples legal protections and recognition beginning...

Delaware's New Civil Union Law -- Read It Before You Applaud

Katherine Franke | Posted 06.16.2011 | Politics
Katherine Franke

Delaware's new law is being celebrated as the next step on the way to full marriage rights for same-sex couples in Delaware. But can't we do better than marriage-lite when we advocate for law reform in this area?

Delaware Civil Unions Law Heads To Governor For Signature

AP | By RANDALL CHASE | Posted 06.14.2011 | Politics

DOVER, Del. -- A bill that makes Delaware the eighth state to allow civil unions or domestic partnerships for same-sex couples has cleared the legisla...