Same-sex marriage in the U.S. state of Missouri is legal under the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, which struck down state bans on marriages between two people of the same sex on June 26, 2015.Prior to the court ruling, the state recognized same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions pursuant to a state court ruling in October 2014, and certain jurisdictions of. Roughly 1.5 million residents of Missouri, gay and straight, stepped up to cast their vote on various issues, but the most controversial being the anti-gay Missouri marriage laws. Since the 2004 passing of the constitutional amendment, Missouri Marriage Laws currently state the following.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) persons in the U.S. state of Missouri face some legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBTQ residents. Same-sex sexual activity is legal in Missouri.. Missouri recognizes same-sex marriages. A state court ruling striking down Missouri's same-sex marriage ban ordered the City of St. Louis to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.Status: Legal in Western District counties only since . Missouri Same Sex Marriage Laws Overview. Specifics of Missouri’s same sex marriage laws are listed in the following table. Note, if you believe you have been the victim of discriminatory marriage practices based on “religious freedom laws,” you may wish to speak with an attorney.
St Louis MO Same Sex LGBTQ Weddings. Carolyn Burke Coordinator: Officiant (314) 821-4844. Home > FAQ Same Sex Marriage in Illinois and Missouri. Short: Ceremony is up to 20 minutes long. Gay in St Louis Ceremony Coordination Site Map. About Us News and Reviews My Availability Contact Us. Jul 14, 2015 · Mo. County Orders Year of 'Mourning' Over Gay Marriage yesterday to lower county flags to half-staff to observe a year of "mourning" after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of gay Author: Jenn Gidman.