Retrieved 18 December Homosexuality in Mexico Dance of the Forty-One. This means that if 5 injunctions "amparo" in Spanish are won in a state, the law has to be changed so that marriage becomes legal for all same-sex couples. See all 3 reviews. By state Mexico City.
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Since the first contacts of the Spanish with the indigenous people there was established the equivalence of Indian, cannibal, and sodomite. In the presidential electionsPAN candidate and eventual winner Vicente Fox used homosexual stereotypes to demean and humiliate his principal opponent Francisco Labastida. Archived from the original on 4 September The situation is changing in the 21st century, in part thanks to the discovery of the LGBT community as potential consumers, the so-called pink pesoand tourists. However, little is known about same-sex relationships in Aztec society. See all 3 reviews. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.
On 14 Junethe Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation declared it unconstitutional to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples in all states. The Maya were relatively tolerant of homosexuality. Archived from the original on 2 January Mexico's Supreme Court ruled in December that Oaxaca 's marriage law was unconstitutional because it limited the ceremony to a man and a woman with the goal to "perpetuate the species". The Federal Attorney Generalhowever, had separately challenged the law as unconstitutional, citing an article in the Constitution of Mexico that refers to "protecting the family". Social perspectives in lesbian and gay studies: Technical and management decisions are independent for its resolutions on claims and complaints.