Title: Civil Unions: A controversial issue
Topic: Civil Unions: a definition and an explanation of both sides of the issue
Specific Purpose: to inform my audience of both sides of the debate concerning civil unions.
Thesis Statement: We must understand the concept of civil unions and gay marriages as well as the issues that coincide with these concepts before we are able decide who is right and what is fair.
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July of 2000. It gave gay and lesbian couples in that state more then 300 benefits, protections, and responsibilities that were previously given to heterosexual couples only.
Summary Statement: Now that we understand the concept of civil unions and gay marriages and issues involved in the debate. We are more prepared to decide what is fair.
Concluding remarks: Regardless of the position you take on this issue, you are now better informed to make a judgment.