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Utah Gay Couples Who Married Could Get Benefits

NATIONAL | By Brady McCombs | Jul 12
More than 1,000 gay and lesbian couples who married in Utah after the state same-sex marriage ban was overturned could get benefits in 10 days after a favorable ruling from a federal appeals court.

A Look at What's Next For Gay Marriage in the US

NATIONAL | By Brady McCombs & Nicholas Riccardi | Jul 10
Utah's decision to ask the nation's highest court to review a federal appeals court ruling in favor of gay marriage nudges the issue closer to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Advocates Giving Gay Marriage Petition to Utah Gov.

NATIONAL | Jul 9
Same-sex marriage advocates plan to deliver a petition with thousands of signatures to the Utah governor’s mansion in Salt Lake City on Wednesday to push for recognition of gay couples.

Utah to Appeal Gay Marriage Ruling to High Court

NATIONAL | By Brady McCombs | Jul 9
Utah is going straight to the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that found states must allow gay couples to marry.

Conservative Group Plans Conference in Utah

NATIONAL | By Brady McCombs | Jul 1
An international conservative group that opposes homosexuality is planning its first worldwide conference in the U.S. next year - a four-day gathering in Utah, a state that has become a focal point in the gay marriage movement.

Ruling Pushes Gay Marriage Closer to Supreme Court

NATIONAL | By Nicholas Riccardi and Brady McCombs | Jun 27
The first ruling by a federal appeals court that states can’t prevent gay couples from marrying makes it more likely the Supreme Court will ultimately have to make a decision it has so far avoided: do states have the ability to prohibit same-sex marriage?

Politicians, Groups React to Gay Marriage Ruling

NATIONAL | Jun 26
A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled for the first time that states cannot prevent gay couples from marrying. Here are some quotes from and about that decision.

Federal Appeals Court: Utah Can’t Ban Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Nicholas Riccardi and Brady McCombs | Jun 25
A federal appeals court for the first time says a state cannot prevent gay people from getting married.

Utah to Appeal Gay Marriage Case to Supreme Court

NATIONAL | By Nicholas Riccardi and Brady McCombs | Jun 25
Utah’s attorney general plans to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court a ruling Wednesday that found states must allow gay couples to marry.

Experts: Mormon Excommunication ’Warns Everybody’

RELIGION | By Brady McCombs & Michelle L. Price | Jun 24
The decision by the Mormon church to excommunicate the founder of a prominent women’s group marks a stern statement at a time when the church is under pressure to recognize gay rights and allow women into the priesthood.

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