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Gay Marriage Lawsuit

State's Gay Marriage Ban Challenged In Lawsuit

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 06.22.2014 | Politics

ATLANTA (AP) -- A gay rights group filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday challenging Georgia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages. Lambda Legal ...

Eight Same-Sex Couples Sue State For Recognition Of Their Out-Of-State Marriages

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Eight Florida same-sex couples and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday evening challenging their state's refusal to r...

Lawyers Claim Gay Marriage Is A Detriment To Children

AP | KRISTI EATON | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Lawyers who are appealing a federal judge's ruling that overturned Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage said in a court filing M...

ACLU Sues Scott Walker, Challenges Wisconsin's Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.03.2014 | Politics

Four same-sex couples represented by the American Civil Liberties Union sued Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) and other state top administration offici...

Six Same-Sex Couples File Lawsuit For Marriage Rights In Florida

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Six same-sex couples and the Equality Florida Institute filed a lawsuit Tuesday to expand marriage rights in Florida, according to a release from the ...

Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Lawsuit Takes Big Step Toward Trial

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 11.15.2013 | Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal court challenge to Pennsylvania's 17-year-old law banning the recognition of same-sex marriages took an important s...

Gay Couple May SUE The Church Of England

Religion News Service | Trevor Grundy | Posted 08.07.2013 | Religion

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) The British government’s promise that no religious organization will be forced to conduct same-sex weddings following the ...

State Sues County Over Defiance Of Gay Marriage Ban

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA — State officials asked a court to stop a rogue county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples on Tuesday, nearly a week afte...

New Lawsuit Claims Gay Marriage Unconstiutional

AP | By CAROLYN THOMPSON | Posted 09.24.2011 | New York

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Opponents of New York's gay marriage law filed the first lawsuit challenging the measure, an anticipated salvo that came Monday...

Prop 8 Challenge Sent To California Supreme Court

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BERKELEY, Calif. — A federal appeals court said Tuesday it cannot decide if California's gay marriage ban is constitutional until the state's hi...

Matt Nosanchuk Hired As DOJ Gay Liaison

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the same day that the Justice Department softened its position in a gay-marriage lawsuit, word is emerging that the department has hired a liaison ...

Prop 8.... Where Do We Go From Here?

Frank Selvaggi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Selvaggi

Many people think the proposition was just about marriage. But marriage is the least of it. This is just the start, folks. The opposition is now emboldened.

New York Judge Throws Out First Direct Legal Challenge To Gay Marriage Recognitiion

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — A judge has thrown out the first direct legal challenge to the New York governor's move to recognize same-sex marriages performed in ...