Marriage equality timeline 2012
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Drewry Fennell and Lisa Goodman become the first same-sex couple to receive a civil union in Delaware
The national landscape for marriage equality shifted by leaps and bounds in 2012. The year saw major milestones in the fight for legal recognition for same-sex couples, as well as a handful of low points. Overall, however, 2012 proved to be one of the most historic years ever in the marriage-equality movement.