Topics :: same-sex marriage

Minnesota Gay Marriage Law Reaches Anniversary

Friday Aug 1, 2014
It's been a year since Minnesota's gay and lesbian couples got the right to legally marry.

Gay Couples Denied Marriage Licenses in South Carolina

Thursday Jul 31, 2014
Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county.

Arkansas Asks Judge to Keep Marriage Ban in Place

By Andrew DeMillo | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
Arkansas officials asked a federal judge Wednesday to keep the state's marriage ban in place, arguing the prohibition is constitutional and serves a legitimate purpose.

Ginsburg: High Court Won't 'Duck' Gay Marriage

By Mark Sherman | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
The Supreme Court won't duck the issue of same-sex marriage the next time a case comes to the court, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says.

Top Colorado Court Halts Gay Marriages in Boulder

By Ivan Moreno | Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
Boulder County must stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples while the Colorado Supreme Court considers an appeal from the state's attorney general, justices said in a ruling Tuesday.

Television Ads Supporting Gay Marriage Start in Ohio

Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
A group supporting same-sex marriage in Ohio is airing its first television ad as a federal appeals court prepares to hear oral arguments on the issue.

SC Gay Couples Seek Marriage Licenses

Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
Six same-sex couples are going to ask the Greenville County Probate Court for marriage licenses.

Federal Court: Virginia Marriage is for All

By Michael Felberbaum | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
An appeals courts' decision to strike down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban adds to the growing list of decrees on a hot-button issue that will likely end up being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Religious Right Tantrum Over Virginia Marriage Decision

By EDGE | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A brief round-up of the religious right's temper tantrum over the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision Monday, striking down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage.

Texas AG: Gay Marriage Ban in State's Interest

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Attorney General Greg Abbott's office is arguing that the U.S. Constitution allows Texas to ban same-sex marriage to promote the birth of children in "stable, lasting relationships."