In much the same way, the “I dos” of same-sex couples echoed through metro Atlanta courthouses following a landmark Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide.Author: Andria Simmons. National headquarters of the LGBT South, Atlanta slays with a vibrant gay community featuring inclusive establishments, iconic events, and gorgeous entertainment. With a constantly growing scene of arts, fine dining, festivals, and parties - it's clear why Yaas-lanta is a top destination for LGBT visitors.
Prior to the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriages, some cities and counties in Georgia offered domestic partnership benefits to same-sex couples, which granted some of the marriage rights.Domestic partnerships were recognized by the cities of Athens, Atlanta, Avondale Estates, Clarkston, Decatur, Doraville, East Point, Pine Lake and Savannah, as well as DeKalb County and Fulton County.Recognition of relationships: Same-sex marriage . (Johnee and Rhee- from a Marietta/Roswell Gay and Lesbian wedding) “Rabbi Lebow is a civil rights icon in Atlanta. Even in the face of withering criticism from the straight and traditional crowd, he has always stood in support of marriage equality. We considered it a .
Project Q online and Q Magazine in print are queer Atlanta's most-visited destinations for LGBTQ, gay and lesbian news, events, entertainment, LGBT Pride, nightlife, sports, photos and more. Obtaining a Same-Sex Marriage License in Georgia This summer, after the United States Supreme Court addressed the issue of gay marriage in the U.S. by ruling that same sex couples have the constitutionally protected right to marry in the historic case of Obergefell v.