Topics :: same-sex marriage

Gov. McCrory Asked Not to Defend NC Gay Marriage Ban

Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.

Challenges to Gay Marriage Bans: Where They Stand

Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
Gay couples can marry in 19 states and the District of Columbia. A look at where cases pending in other states stand.

Wisconsin, Indiana Set to Defend Gay Marriage Bans

By Michael Tarm and Todd Richmond | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago as attorneys for Wisconsin and Indiana sought to reinstate bans on gay weddings ruled unconstitutional two months earlier.

Crowds Line Up to Hear Federal Gay Marriage Appeal

By Michael Tarm | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago, where nearly 200 people lined up hoping to hear arguments in a case challenging gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana.

Oregon Gay Marriage Lawyers Awarded Legal Fees

Friday Aug 22, 2014
A federal judge has approved more than $133,000 in legal fees to one group of lawyers in Oregon's gay marriage case.

Colorado Won't See Gay Marriage Yet

Friday Aug 22, 2014
A federal appeals court on Thursday extended a stay on a ruling from last month that found the state's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.

US Judge Strikes Down Florida Gay Marriage Ban

By Curt Anderson | Thursday Aug 21, 2014
A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot.

Vegas Offering All But Marriage to LGBT Tourists

By Michelle Rindels | Thursday Aug 21, 2014
While gay couples still can't get married in the marriage capital of the world, Las Vegas wants to let them know they - and their money - are more than welcome to the buffet of other activities Sin City has to offer.

Mennonite Pastor Under Review for Gay Wedding

Thursday Aug 21, 2014
Two Mennonite conferences will review the credentials of a Goshen pastor who presided over the marriage of a same-sex couple in violation of the religion's rules.

Federal Judge: Ind. Gov Contradicted Himself on Gay Marriage

Thursday Aug 21, 2014
A federal judge says Indiana Gov. Mike Pence contradicted himself on same-sex marriage, telling the court he had no power to enforce Indiana's gay marriage ban but then directing executive agencies about how to proceed after court rulings on the subject.