Sunday, October 2, 2005
Although marriage between three persons is not possible in the Netherlands , a civil union is. Victor de Bruijn, “married” both his present wife, Bianca, and Mirjam Geven , in a civil ceremony on Friday, according to the Brussels Journal. The Netherlands was the first country in the world to recognize same-sex partnerships and in 1998 it recognized partnerships, or civil unions. Marriage and adoption was opened to same-sex couples in 2001 By: WorldNetDaily, wnd.com.For the complete story, click here (last visited October 2, 2005, REO).