Vermont

Vermont has recognized marriage for same-sex couples since September 1, 2009.

Prior to that Vermont recognized civil union, the first state to do so in July 2000. Vermont was also the first state to implement marriage without being directed by the court to do so.

For more information on marriage in Vermont see http://www.sec.state.vt.us/municipal/civil_mar.htm

Part of the reasoning behind Vermont's progress from civil unions to marriage. Photo - Minnesota Public Radio.

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