See related article, " Homosexuality and religion ".
In15 years after gay activists brought the issue to the forefront in the early s, the Dutch Parliament created a special commission to look into what effect, if any, making gay marriage legal would have on the country.
Once the truth was discovered and published in two newspapers the women lost their jobs, were excommunicated, and had to flee the country in order to escape arrest.
The remaining dependent variables concern marriage and divorce:
To investigate the dynamic effects of the laws—whether the effects are temporary or permanent, immediate or delayed—we regress suggestive sexting of the dependent variables on a set of binary variables indicating the number of years since the passage of a same-sex marriage ban.
Husband and wife are called to model love and communion by welcoming and raising new human life and by taking care of the weak, sick, and old.
It came against the backdrop of fast-moving changes in public opinion, with polls indicating that most Americans now approve of the unions.