Gay Marriage



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Plaintiffs Seek Attorneys' Fees in Wyo. Gay Marriage Lawsuit

NATIONAL | Mar 24
Plaintiffs who were successful in legalizing same-sex marriage in Wyoming are now seeking to recover nearly $95,000 in attorney's fees and costs.

Same-Sex Couples Married in Michigan Celebrate Anniversaries

FAMILY | Mar 23
Families and friends gathered Sunday in four Michigan counties to celebrate the anniversary of about 300 same-sex couples who wed last year during a brief legal window as a result of a challenge to Michigan's constitutional ban on gay marriages.

Puerto Rico Seeks To Recognize, Allow Gay Marriages

NATIONAL | Mar 20
Puerto Rico's Justice Department announced Friday that it will not defend the U.S. territory's laws banning gay marriage in a major turnaround for the socially conservative island that surprised many.

Alabama Probate Judge Asks Court to Amend Gay Marriage Order

NATIONAL | Mar 18
A probate judge is asking the Alabama Supreme Court to concede that gay couples can marry in Alabama if the U.S. Supreme Court rules same-sex marriage bans unconstitutional later this year.

Federal Judge Won't Stay Order in Alabama Gay-Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Mar 17
A federal judge is not backing off her order to an Alabama probate judge that he must issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Ethics Panel: Arizona Judges Can't Refuse Gay Weddings

NATIONAL | By Paul Davenport | Mar 17
Arizona judges who perform wedding ceremonies are being told that they cannot turn away gay couples who want to marry.

Few Top GOP Officials Back Same-Sex Marriage at High Court

NATIONAL | By Mark Sherman | Mar 16
The partisan divide over same-sex marriage among top elected officials remains stark, with Democrats overwhelmingly on record in favor and Republicans mostly silent so far.

In Far-Flung US Territories, Gay Marriage Hasn't Arrived

NATIONAL | By David Crary | Mar 15
While more than 70 percent of U.S. states now allow same-sex marriage, the waves of change have yet to reach America's far-flung and socially conservative territories in the Caribbean and Pacific.

New Poll: Voter Support for Gay Marriage at All-Time High

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 10
A new poll from NBC and the Wall Street Journal revealed Monday that voter support for same-sex marriage is at an all time high.

Ill. Joins Other States in Filing Supreme Court Brief Favoring Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | Mar 8
Illinois has joined a group of states filing arguments with the U.S. Supreme Court that the Constitution requires approval of same-sex marriage nationwide.

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