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Marriage OK, But No Kissing! Say Straights to Gays

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Nov 21, 2014
A new study led by an Indiana University researcher has found that although straights support legal rights for same-sex couples, they still don't want to have it flaunted in their faces.

Russian Legal Loophole Allows Country's First Gay Marriage

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Nov 10, 2014
A lesbian couple in Russia found a way to legally tie the knot in the rabidly anti-gay country on August 6, and the country's officials are foaming at the mouth over it.

Gay Rights Advocates Look to Next Steps in Wyoming

By Bob Moen | Sunday Oct 26, 2014
Fresh off their victory to legalize same-sex marriages in Wyoming, advocates for gay rights are turning their attention to other state laws they say need to be changed.

Utah Supreme Court Gives OK to Same-Sex Adoptions

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 24, 2014
Four Utah couples are surely rejoicing today, as yesterday, the Utah Supreme Court lifted the stay against four pending adoptions of children by their same-sex parents.

Florida AG Bondi Opposes Gay Couple's Divorce

Thursday Oct 23, 2014
Attorney General Pam Bondi is opposing a bid by a gay South Florida woman to obtain a divorce from her former partner.

Court Will Expedite Arkansas Gay Marriage Case

Thursday Oct 23, 2014
Arkansas' highest court has agreed to move quickly on a case challenging the state's gay marriage ban.

Berlusconi: Let's Legalize Gay Civil Unions

Thursday Oct 23, 2014
Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.

Nevada Issues 255 Gay Marriage Licenses in 1 Week

By Kimberly Pierceall | Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
Of the 2,344 couples who lined up at marriage license bureaus across the state in the seven days after courts put an end to the state's gay marriage ban, about 255 were same-sex couples.

Judge Upholds Puerto Rico's Gay Marriage Ban

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
A federal judge upheld Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday even though a number of federal judges around the U.S. found states' gay marriage bans unconstitutional.

Wyoming Becomes Latest to Legalize Gay Marriage

By Bob Moen | Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.

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