May 18, · MEXICO CITY — The president of Mexico said Tuesday that he was submitting a proposal to Congress to legalize same-sex marriage, as Mexico presses forward with breaking long-held taboos in Latin America. President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico said his two bills would change the Constitution to. Same-sex marriage in Mexico City and gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Mexico have expanded Equaldex — LGBT Rights in Mexico; Other. Gay. Jun 15, · The Supreme Court of Mexico has said laws on the books in most of the country’s states are discriminatory, but gay couples still need costly injunctions from lower courts in order to wed. Legally speaking, the argument is pretty much settled: Gay marriage is allowed in Mexico. But the politics surrounding the issue are still in turmoil. Mexico’s Supreme Court has effectively legalized same-sex marriage after finding that state laws restricting marriage only to heterosexual couples were discriminatory.
Mexico’s Supreme Court has effectively legalized same-sex marriage after finding that state laws restricting marriage only to heterosexual couples were discriminatory. If you are considering applying for a marriage license in Mexico, here's what you need to know about the Mexico marriage laws and getting married. Gay marriage is already legal in some parts of Mexico such as the capital, the northern state of Coahuila and Quintana Roo state on the Caribbean coast.