Mexico
News from within the borders of Mexico and the fight for LGBT equality there. Although attitudes and laws about LGBT persons vary across the country, Mexico has seen widespread progress in LGBT rights, particularly in urban areas like Mexico City where same-sex marriage was legalized in 2010. Same-sex marriages have also occurred in Chihuahua, Colima, Oaxaca, Yucatan, and Quintana Roo. In 2001, Mexico added an amendment to its federal constitution that prohibited discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
Lesbian Couple First to Marry in Mexican State
December 15 2013 2:29 PM ET

Lesbian Couple First to Marry in Mexican State

Michelle Garcia

A lesbian couple in Jalisco, Mexico, wed on Saturday after a judge granted them the right through an injunction.

Gay Couple Wins Right to Marry in Chihuahua
September 05 2013 12:30 PM ET

Gay Couple Wins Right to Marry in Chihuahua

Sunnivie Brydum

Tony and Tomás first tried to marry April 30.

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