Topics :: same-sex marriage

Attorney Seeks Ruling in ND Gay Marriage Case

By Kevin Burbach | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
The Minneapolis attorney representing the seven same-sex couples challenging North Dakota's gay marriage ban is asking a judge to bypass a trial and issue a ruling.

Appeal Court Asked to Unblock Florida Gay Marriage

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Attorneys for a Florida Keys gay couple have turned to a state appeals court to lift a judge's order blocking them from getting married.

Rubio Goes Full-Tilt Cultural Conservative

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida says supporters of gay marriage often show "intolerance" toward people like him who support heterosexual marriages.

Federal Judge to Rule on Colorado Gay Marriage Ban

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
A federal judge in Denver is expected to rule Wednesday whether Colorado's same-sex marriage ban should be overturned immediately, or if the issue should be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

No More Arguments in La. Gay Marriage Case

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
A federal judge has decided he doesn't need to hear more arguments in the case of a gay couple who want a Louisiana marriage license.

Wis. AG: Gay Marriage Isn't a Fundamental Right

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says the U.S. Constitution's equal protection clause doesn't cover sexual orientation the same way it does gender discrimination and there's no fundamental right for gay couples to marry.

Judge Strikes Down Colo. Gay Marriage Ban, Stays Ruling

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
A federal judge in Denver has declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling until an appeals court hearing next month.

Judge Won't Lift Fla. Keys Gay Marriage Stay

By Curt Anderson | Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
A Florida Keys judge who last week ruled the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional refused Monday to allow gay couples to begin marrying in Monroe County, citing a pending appeal by the state attorney general.

Fla. GOP Rep Backs Gay Marriage Despite Personal Support for 'Traditional' Marriage

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
Rep. David Jolly (R-FL) announced his support for same-sex marriage on Monday even though he is Christian and believes in "traditional" marriage.

Colorado's Gay Marriage Ban Heads to Federal Court

Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
A Denver federal judge is set to hear arguments Tuesday from six gay couples seeking to overturn Colorado's same-sex marriage ban.