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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.

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.

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."

Wyoming Judge Lets Gay Marriage Lawsuit Continue

By Mead Gruver | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A state judge declined Tuesday to either summarily rule on the constitutionality of a Wyoming law that specifies marriage is limited to one man and one woman or suspend a lawsuit challenging the law.

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.

US Court: Va. Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

By Michael Felberbaum | Monday Jul 28, 2014
A federal appeals court has struck down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.

Briefs Piling Up in Gay Marriage Rulings Appeals

Friday Jul 25, 2014
At least 20 friend of the court briefs have been filed in appeals of rulings overturning gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin, including one by a group of churches and another by 10 states' attorneys general.

Arguments Set in Challenge to Alaska's Gay Marriage Ban

Thursday Jul 24, 2014
Arguments are scheduled for October in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage.