Estonia had refused to give health insurance to Jelena, a member of a family of same-sex partners and their son. The couple turned to courts and in September, the court decided that the state’s action was unconstitutional.
Due to heavy social opposition, the Hungarian Parliament has finally decided not to discuss the bill allowing legislators to hollow out registered partnership. Registered partnership is an institution by which gay...
Supporters of same-sex partnerships in Lithuania hope a historic Strasbourg decision will help push Lithuania to join the many EU countries that give this legal protection to same-sex couples.
Slovaks are anticipating a controversial referendum on February 7, when they will be deciding on gay marriage rights, gay adoption rights and the inclusion of sex education and the euthanasia debate in schools.