Topics :: same-sex marriage

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.

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.

AC Attorney General: Gay Marriage Still Illegal

By Jeffrey Collins | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
South Carolina's attorney general said the state's ban on gay marriage is still in place and he will continue to fight a lawsuit trying to overturn it despite a ruling by a federal appeals court with jurisdiction over South Carolina.

Wyoming Judge Weighs Immediate Gay Marriage Ruling

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A Wyoming judge is about to decide whether to immediately rule against a state law that specifies marriage is limited to one man and one woman.

Gay Marriage Supporters Push for Quick NC Ruling

By Michael Biesecker | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Lawyers challenging North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban say they will press for quick legal action after a federal appeals court found a similar law in Virginia is unconstitutional.

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.