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Okla. Denies Pro-LGBT Licenses Plate Due to 'Sexual Nature'

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 24
The Oklahoma tax commission has rejected the request for a personalized license plate that supports LGBT rights because of its "sexual connotation."

Okla. Amendment Would Require Businesses to Admit 'Religious Bigotry'

POLITICS | By EDGE | Mar 12
An Oklahoma Democrat wants to force religious bigots out of the closet for all of their potential customers to see.

Okla. Career Bigot Files 3 Anti-LGBT Measures With State Legislature

POLITICS | By EDGE | Jan 24
An Oklahoma State Representative is looking to score a hat trick of hate with the introduction of three anti-gay bills.

Oklahoma Gay Couples Can Now File For Benefits

NATIONAL | Oct 15
State employees married to people of the same sex can now apply for benefits in Oklahoma, a spokesman for the state's Office of Management and Enterprise Services said.

Oklahoma County Awaits Order in Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 6
The clerk in Oklahoma's largest county says his office won't immediately begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal in the case.

Okla. Couple Asks SCOTUS to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Aug 28
Attorneys for a same-sex Tulsa couple seeking the right to marry in Oklahoma have filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the court to take up their case.

Court Extends Timeline on Attorney-Fee Request

NATIONAL | Aug 12
A federal appeals court says it will wait to decide whether attorneys' fees should be awarded in a lawsuit challenging Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage.

Oklahoma Gay Marriage Ban Lands at Supreme Court

NATIONAL | Aug 6
The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to decide whether Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage is constitutional.

Attorneys Seek Fees in Oklahoma Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Aug 5
The attorneys for two lesbian couples who challenged Oklahoma's ban on same-sex have requested that Tulsa County cover their legal fees.

Court Rules for Gay Marriage in Oklahoma Case

NATIONAL | By Nicholas Riccardi | Jul 18
A federal appeals court on Friday ruled Oklahoma must allow gay couples to wed, marking the second time it has found the U.S. Constitution protects same-sex marriage.

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