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Federal Judge To End Ohio Ban On Recognizing Gay Marriages

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge said Friday that he will order Ohio to recognize out-of-state gay marriages, a move that would strike down part of...

Gay Couple Sues After Being Denied Obamacare Coverage

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics

Feb 18 (Reuters) - A gay couple in Ohio filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday, charging they were unable to obtain family coverage under President Bara...

Couples Sue To Force State's Hand On Gay Marriage

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

CINCINNATI (AP) — Four legally married gay couples filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Monday seeking a court order to force Ohio to recognize same...

State's Gay Marriage Ruling May Be Just The Beginning

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge's decision ordering Ohio authorities to recognize gay marriages on death certificates may be a narrow ruling, but ...

Judge Takes Small Step Against State's Gay Marriage Ban

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

BY AMANDA LEE MYERS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge has declared in a ruling that applies only to death certificates that...

Judge Rules State Must Recognize Same-Sex Couple

Reuters | Posted 11.03.2013 | Politics

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, Sept 3 (Reuters) - For the second time in two months, a Cincinnati federal judge granted an order allowing th...

Marriage Actions Spreading in Southern States (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 10.20.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

2013-08-20-Screenshot20130820at2.54.38PM.pngMarriage efforts are picking up all across the South, with civil actions starting this week.

Lila Shapiro

Marriage Equality Lawsuits In Wrong Places Risk 'Making Bad Law'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.31.2013 | Gay Voices

In the month since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act, a handful of same-sex couples living in Southern and Midwestern stat...

Surprise Marriages in Pennsylvania and Ohio (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 09.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

It's a victory that nobody was expecting or fully understands yet: A small county in Pennsylvania has decided to overlook the state's ban on marriage equality and start issuing licenses. Their justification? Preventing LGBT couples from marrying is a violation of the U.S. Constitution.

Why Ohio Gay Couple's Marriage Victory Could Have A Bigger Impact

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 07.28.2013 | Gay Voices

CINCINNATI -- Two gay men who successfully sued to get their out-of-state marriage recognized in Ohio despite a state ban are at the forefront of what...

Terminally-Ill Gay Man Wins Ohio Court Battle For Marriage Recognition

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 09.22.2013 | Gay Voices

CINCINNATI — Two Ohio men who want their out-of-state marriage recognized as one of them nears death have gotten a ruling in their favor from a ...

Terminally Ill Gay Man Fights For State Recognition Of His Marriage

Posted 07.22.2013 | Gay Voices

UPDATE: Buzzfeed's Chris Geidner is reporting that a federal judge in Ohio has since ordered state officials to recognize the marriage of Arthur and O...

Terminally Ill Gay Man Gets Lifelong Wish Of Marrying Partner

Posted 07.15.2013 | Gay Voices

A terminally-ill Ohio man got his lifelong wish over the weekend, tying the knot with his partner of two decades -- but it wasn't an easy journey. ...

Prop 8 Ruling Is Just Days Away (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 08.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

The Supreme Court has identified just three remaining days when they might issue their ruling. The deadline for the end of their term is at the end of June, so one way or another, we'll have that decision in a matter of days. And then what? Well, there are a variety of ways the court could rule.

WATCH: Marriage Equality Now Expanding Out From New England

Matt Baume | Posted 06.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

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