Registrars and Wedding Place Owners Not Allowed to Opt Out of Gay Civil Ceremonies
Date of incident: May 21, 2013
Category: Government Restrictions
Attack against: Morals
Area of case: Governmental
Registrars of birth, marriages and deaths are not entitled to refer to their conscience to refuse to register a gay marriage as a civil act. Owners of wedding locations cannot opt out of facilitating gay marriages in their places.
Source and further information: The Observatory's Report 2012 on Legal Restrictions Effecting Christians in Europe