Va. Assembly overrides Warner on DP rights
Legislature ‘set the state back years’
Text of Va.’s ban on recognition of civil unions
A civil union, partnership contract or other arrangement between persons of the same sex purporting to bestow the privileges or obligations of marriage is prohibited. Any such civil union, partnership contract or other arrangement entered into by persons of the same sex in another state or jurisdiction shall be void in all respects in Virginia and any contractual rights created thereby shall be void and unenforceable.
My home state. Horrifying. I wish I were better educated in legal matters, so I could better comment on this.