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Virginia Gay Marriage Ban

Virginia Gay Marriage Fight Echoes Past Battle Over Interracial Marriage

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — To some people in Virginia, the fight over legalization of same-sex marriage echoes a decades-old battle over the state's 1924 law...

Ken Cuccinelli Rolls in His Political Grave While Ted Cruz Tries to Resurrect Him

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 04.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

Cuccinelli, a true believer who was willing to go down with his ugly cause, is surely weeping today, watching the commonwealth sink into what he and his radical-right compatriots view as degradation when in fact the state is finally on the path to joining the ranks of those states offering full equality.

Yes, Virginia, We Deserve the Right to Marry

Gary Nelson | Posted 04.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Gary Nelson

This is more than just giving us the option of getting married -- if that's what we choose to do -- it's a validation that our lives matter.

Gay Marriage Ban Being Argued In Court

Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

By BROCK VERGAKIS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay ma...

Virginia Attorney General Makes Huge Shift On Gay Marriage

AP | STEVE SZKOTAK | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

By STEVE SZKOTAK, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's att...

ACLU To Challenge Virginia Gay Marriage Ban

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Markus Schmidt | Posted 09.08.2013 | DC

Two weeks after the Supreme Court's landmark ruling on the federal Defense of Marriage Act, the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia announced t...