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Supreme Court Declines To Put Gay Marriage On Hold In South Carolina

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

The Supreme Court has declined to issue an emergency stay of same-sex marriages in South Carolina, according to WISTV. The ruling means marriage ap...

Gay Marriage Advocates Target U.S. Supreme Court After Loss

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Gay marriage supporters in four states where bans on same-sex nuptials were upheld by...

Marriage Showdown Looms

AP | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

CINCINNATI (AP) — The march toward gay marriage across the U.S. hit a roadblock Thursday when a federal appeals court upheld laws against the practi...

Supreme Court Lifts Hold On Same-Sex Weddings In Idaho

AP | Posted 10.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says same-sex marriage can go ahead in Idaho. The court issued an order Friday that appears to remove the las...

Gay Couples Begin To Marry In The Wedding Capital Of The World

AP | KIMBERLY PIERCEALL | Posted 10.10.2014 | Politics

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gay couples have started to get married in Las Vegas, a city filled with chapels that for them had been off-limits until Thursday e...

Technical Problems Delay Gay Marriage News At Supreme Court

AP | Posted 10.06.2014 | Media

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says technical problems kept dozens of reporters at the court and people checking the court's website from learn...

Supreme Court Takes No Immediate Action On Gay Marriage

AP | Posted 10.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has taken no action on appeals asking it to take up the issue of same-sex marriage. The gay marri...

Supreme Court Meets To Consider Taking Gay Marriage Cases

Reuters | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Sept 29 (Reuters) - The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court met behind closed doors on Monday to co...

Status Of Challenges To Gay Marriage Bans

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics

State bans on same-sex marriages have been falling around the country since summer 2013, when the Supreme Court ordered the federal government to reco...

Gay Marriage Preparations Underway In Virginia

AP | MICHAEL FELBERBAUM | Posted 10.20.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Same-sex couples will have to forget their plans to marry in Virginia — at least for now — after the U.S. Supreme Court agr...

Florida Wants U.S. Supreme Court To Decide Gay Marriage

AP | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's attorney general is asking state courts to stop considering same-sex marriage cases until the U.S. Supreme Court ...

Supreme Court Refuses To Put Gay Marriage On Hold In Oregon

Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is refusing to halt a federal judge's order declaring Oregon's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional. The co...

Gay Marriage Supporters Ask Supreme Court Not To Block Weddings

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Gay marriage proponents on Friday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to deny a request from Utah officials seeking to block ...

Gay Marriage's Next Frontier Is Far From Simple

AP | BRADY McCOMBS and MARK SHERMAN | Posted 12.25.2013 | Politics

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Advocates on both sides of the gay marriage debate predicted that the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June that overturned part o...

Bill O'Reilly's Table-Banging Response To Gay Marriage Rulings

Posted 07.02.2013 | Media

Bill O'Reilly went on a rant against the Supreme Court's rulings on gay marriage cases Monday night on "The O'Reilly Factor," culminating in a shoutin...

Gay Marriage Bans, Repeals And Lawsuits Intensify In States

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

Across the country, this week's landmark Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage have energized activists and politicians on both sides of the deba...

Gay Marriage Advocates Prepping For Next Battle

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Even as they celebrate a momentous legal victory, supporters of gay marriage already are anticipating a return trip to the Supreme Court i...

Why SCOTUS Decision Is Good News For Gay Marriage In Illinois

Posted 06.27.2013 | Chicago

Though the Supreme Court's Wednesday move to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional -- and to allow legal same-sex marriages in C...

Paul Blumenthal

The Effect Of The Gay Marriage Ruling That No One's Talking About

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court's ruling overturning the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act will alter a host of ethics and campaign finance laws that apply...

Obama Reacts To Gay Marriage Decision

Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama reacted Wednesday to the Supreme Court's decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act and invalidating Proposition 8 by r...

Proposition 8 Timeline: From Discriminatory Start To Celebrated End

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

In a 5-4 decision Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled against the backers of California's Proposition 8 gay marriage ban. With the court's ruling, g...

Justices Weigh In On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

The Supreme Court ruled on two major gay marriage cases Wednesday: Windsor v. U.S., addressing the Defense of Marriage Act, and Hollingsworth v. Perry...

The Top Ten Lines from the Supreme Court's DOMA Decision

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 08.26.2013 | Gay Voices
Aaron Zelinsky

Here is a list of the 10 most important lines from today's Supreme Court opinions in Windsor.

LOOK: Crowds Gather As Justices Weigh In On Prop 8, DOMA

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

As the Supreme Court makes major decisions on California's Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act, demonstrators are gathering in Washington to...

LIVE UPDATES: Supreme Court Rules On DOMA, Prop 8

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

The Supreme Court is ruling on two major gay marriage cases -- Windsor v. U.S., addressing the Defense of Marriage Act, and Hollingsworth v. Perry, ad...