Is Canadian Gay Marriage Valid Here?

Is Canadian Gay Marriage Valid Here?

Is Canadian Gay Marriage Valid Here?

Previously published Slate articles made new.
Dec. 9 2004 2:07 PM

Is Canadian Gay Marriage Valid Here?

And the role courts play in the matter.

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Today, the Canadian Supreme Court approved plans for the federal government to legalize gay marriage. In a July 2003 "Explainer," Brendan Koerner answered whether a same-sex marriage from Canada would be valid in the United States. The answer: "Probably not, at least until the newlyweds pursue the matter through the courts."