Registrars Not Allowed to Refuse to Conduct Same-Sex Ceremonies

Country: Spain

Date of incident: May 21, 2013

Category: Government Restrictions

Attack against: Morals

Area of case: Governmental



Registrars are not allowed to refuse to conduct same-sex union procedures or ceremonies. Caso Judge (Juez de Paz) of the town of Pinto was forced to resign because he refused to officiate homosexual unions.

Source and further information: The Observatory's Report 2012 on Legal Restrictions Effecting Christians in Europe