Same-Sex Marriage - Building an Argument Before the European Court of Human Rights in Light of the U.S. Experience

44 Pages Posted: 23 Sep 2013

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Emmanuelle Bribosia

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB); University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Isabelle Rorive

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB); University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Laura Van den Eynde

Université libre de Bruxelles

Date Written: September 6, 2013

Abstract

This article adopts a critical but constructive look at the case law of the European Court of Human Rights regarding same-sex marriage, in light of the recent US case law on the issue.

Keywords: same-sex marriage, European Court of Human Rights, United States Supreme Court, Schalk and Kopf, Perry, Windsor, Prop 8

Suggested Citation

Bribosia, Emmanuelle and Rorive, Isabelle and Van den Eynde, Laura, Same-Sex Marriage - Building an Argument Before the European Court of Human Rights in Light of the U.S. Experience (September 6, 2013). Berkeley Journal of International Law (BJIL), Vol. 32, No. 1, 2014, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2329462

Emmanuelle Bribosia

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) ( email )

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Brussels, Brussels 1050
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University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

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Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

Isabelle Rorive

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) ( email )

CP 132 Av FD Roosevelt 50
Brussels, Brussels 1050
Belgium

University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

Laura Van den Eynde (Contact Author)

Université libre de Bruxelles ( email )

50, av. F. Roosevelt
Brussels, 1050
Belgium

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