In Japan, same sex marriage is yet to be achieved due to its laws. Some cities in Japan have adopted “partnership system.” Although such partnership is not recognized as legal marriage and the city office cannot issue the couple with …

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US passport holders, married in Japan, and reports of marriage that were submitted to the US Consulate or Embassy in Japan before November 9th, 1989 the record of your Certificate of Witness of Marriage Abroad is not on file at …

US passport holders married before November 9th, 1989 with a Japanese marriage certificate. Read more »