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Gay Rights Advocates Look to Next Steps in Wyoming

NATIONAL | By Bob Moen | Oct 26
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

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
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.

Berlusconi: Let's Legalize Gay Civil Unions

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

Court Will Expedite Arkansas Gay Marriage Case

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

Florida AG Bondi Opposes Gay Couple's Divorce

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

Judge Upholds Puerto Rico's Gay Marriage Ban

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
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.

Nevada Issues 255 Gay Marriage Licenses in 1 Week

NATIONAL | By Kimberly Pierceall | Oct 22
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.

Wyoming Becomes Latest to Legalize Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Bob Moen | Oct 21
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.

Arkansas AG Doesn't Object to Expediting Gay Marriage Case

The Arkansas attorney general's office says it doesn't object to the state's highest court moving quickly on a lawsuit challenging a gay marriage ban.

Judge Sets Hearing On Arkansas Same-Sex Marriage Case

A federal judge has set a hearing for next month in a lawsuit challenging Arkansas' gay marriage ban.

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