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Status Of Challenges To Gay Marriage Bans

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.27.2014 | 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 08.20.2014 | 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...

Gay Marriage Rulings Loom For Supreme Court

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) - America's top court was expected to deliver rulings on Wednesday in two high-profile cases with ...

Court Still Waiting On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

The Supreme Court struck down a key part of the Voting Rights Act Tuesday, but did not rule on two much-anticipated cases on gay marriage. The Supr...

Wedding Planning Around Prop. 8

Sasha Lotrian | Posted 08.23.2013 | Gay Voices
Sasha Lotrian

Like most of my straight counterparts know, a wedding takes a lot of time. Most venues require a full year to book in advance. Which is no problem unless you're like us and the entire wedding is dependent on how the courts rule.

Conservatives Pledge To Defy Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.22.2013 | Religion

The Supreme Court has yet to announce its decision on the two gay marriage cases. However, that has not stopped conservatives from pledging to defy ma...

WATCH: One Gay Couple's Quest To Marry In Every State With Legal Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 06.20.2013 | Gay Voices

The Supreme Court's decisions on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and Prop 8 are expected next week, and so, with marriage equality on the tip of ev...

Court Decision Coming

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.20.2013 | Politics

The Supreme Court could decide major cases Thursday on affirmative action, voting rights and gay marriage. The court has three decision days left a...

Why The Upcoming Gay Marriage Ruling Will Not Settle Everything

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

(Repeats for wider distribution, with no changes to headline or text) By Joan Biskupic WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - ...

What It's Like to Be Gay Parents in France

Edwin & Robert | Posted 07.31.2013 | Gay Voices
Edwin & Robert

2013-03-25-EN_blog_international_spotlight_02.pngWhile we have welcomed the law on marriage for same-sex couples, we were chastened by the huge turnout in France against marriage equality, and puzzled and saddened at how extending equal rights could motivate people to take to the streets against families like ours.