This Week’s Marriage Milemarkers In Canada + Ireland

As Canada today celebrates the 10th anniversary of same-sex marriage (with North America’s first gay married couple renewing their vows today), Ireland’s gays this week began registering for (but not yet receiving) civil partnerships, paving the way for the nation’s first recognition of gay unions to begin in April. Ireland will, however, begin immediately recognizing gay marriages legally performed elsewhere.

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  • TDQ

    And my husband and I were the first in Ireland!

  • chpinnlr

    @TDQ: Congradulations!

  • SS

    Just got married yesterday in the States and my husband is from Ireland so it’s great that it is recognized there!

  • scribe

    @SS: happy for you… what state did you get married in????

  • TDQ

    Wonderful for you SS, if you need any help with the Irish side of things let me know.

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