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Missouri Lawmakers Try to Appeal Gay Marriage Case

| Dec 4
A lawyer for a man seeking a divorce from his husband argued Wednesday before the Missouri Supreme Court that the state should dissolve the union, even though the state constitution doesn't allow same-sex partners to wed.

ACLU Seeks Nebraska Recognition of Gay Marriages

| Dec 4
A civil liberties group is asking a judge to order Nebraska to recognize same-sex marriages while the group's legal challenge to the state's gay marriage ban is pending.

'Stop What You're Doing,' Says London Restaurant to Couple

| By Winnie McCroy | Dec 4
A lesbian couple is outraged this week over shoddy and homophobic treatment at a London restaurant.

DC Council Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBT Youth

| By EDGE | Dec 3
On Tuesday, December 2, the District of Columbia Council unanimously approved a bill that will protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy.

Eleventh Circuit Will Not Stay Florida Marriages

| By EDGE | Dec 3
The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request for a stay Wednesday in the challenge to Florida's same-sex marriage ban.

LGBT Baby Boomers Face Tough Retirement Hurdles

| By Ken Sweet | Dec 1
Gay and lesbian individuals are less prepared financially for retirement than their straight counterparts, according to an exclusive analysis by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

Attorney General: Gay Marriages Should Start Soon in Mississippi

| Nov 30
An attorney for two lesbian couples and a gay rights group says marriage licenses should be issued to same-sex couples in Mississippi in about 10 days.

Mississippi Appeals Ruling in Same-Sex Marriage Case

| Nov 29
Mississippi's attorney general has taken first steps to appeal a federal judge's ruling that overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

ACLU Revises Kansas Same Sex Marriage Lawsuit

| By Roxana Hegeman | Nov 28
The American Civil Liberties Union revised on Wednesday its lawsuit over gay marriage in Kansas to include claims that the state is refusing to recognize unions performed in Kansas and other states.

Study: Same-Sex Marriages Could Help Arkansas Economy

| Nov 28
Supporters of same-sex marriages say legalizing the unions could have a $24 million impact on Arkansas' economy.

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