Topics :: same-sex marriage

Poll: Support for Gay Marriage May Be Leveling Off

By Rachel Zoll | Monday Sep 22, 2014
A survey released Monday from the Pew Research Center indicates American support for same-sex marriage could be leveling off after several years of dramatic growth in acceptance of equal rights for gays and lesbians.

Census Finds More Than a Half Million LGBT Weddings This Decade

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Sep 22, 2014
More than a half a million LGBT Americans have married their same-sex partner since marriage equality first allowed them to marry, reports the United States Census Bureau this week.

Utah Anti-Gay Activists Use Photos of Kids as Propaganda

Sunday Sep 21, 2014
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah are condemning opponents they accuse of exploiting the children of same-sex couples by using their photos as propaganda at an anti-gay marriage rally.



Ginsburg: Watch 6th Circuit on Gay Marriage

By Brian Bakst | Wednesday Sep 17, 2014
People seeking clues about how soon the Supreme Court might weigh in on states' gay marriage bans should pay close attention to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a Minnesota audience Tuesday.

Arkansas AG Asks Court to Uphold Gay Marriage Ban

Monday Sep 15, 2014
The attorney general's office is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold the state's gay marriage ban, arguing a county judge was wrong to say it violated the state and U.S. constitutions.

Stay Issued in Indiana Gay Marriage Ban Case

Monday Sep 15, 2014
Same-sex couples hoping to get married in Indiana will have to wait until the U.S. Supreme Court addresses the question of whether gay marriage bans are constitutional.

Indiana Agrees to Recognize 2nd Same-Sex Marriage

Friday Sep 12, 2014
Indiana has agreed to recognize a second same-sex marriage because one of the women is battling cancer.

Arizona Man Seeks Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage

By Jacques Billeaud | Friday Sep 12, 2014
A judge will hear arguments Friday over whether a same-sex marriage that took place in July is valid in Arizona.

Arizona Man Wins Fight for Death Benefits

By Jacques Billeaud | Friday Sep 12, 2014
A judge has handed a victory to a gay man who lost his spouse to cancer last month and was denied death benefits because Arizona does not recognize same-sex marriage.

Florida Judge Cancels Hearing on Same-Sex Divorce

Thursday Sep 11, 2014
A South Florida judge who ruled the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional has cancelled a hearing on whether to grant a final divorce to a gay couple.