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Study: Same-Sex Marriages Could Help Arkansas Economy

FAMILY | Nov 28
Supporters of same-sex marriages say legalizing the unions could have a $24 million impact on Arkansas' economy.

Court Will Expedite Arkansas Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 23
Arkansas' highest court has agreed to move quickly on a case challenging the state's gay marriage ban.

Judge Sets Hearing On Arkansas Same-Sex Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 21
A federal judge has set a hearing for next month in a lawsuit challenging Arkansas' gay marriage ban.

Arkansas AG Doesn't Object to Expediting Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 21
The Arkansas attorney general's office says it doesn't object to the state's highest court moving quickly on a lawsuit challenging a gay marriage ban.

Ark. Court Won't Delay Proceedings in Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 9
The Arkansas Supreme Court has refused to delay proceedings in a lawsuit challenging the legality of the state's constitutional ban on gay marriage.

Ark. Gov. Names Special Justice for Gay Marriage Case

POLITICS | Oct 1
Gov. Mike Beebe has named a retired judge from Harrison to fill in as a special justice on the Arkansas Supreme Court in the lawsuit challenging the state's gay marriage ban.

Arkansas Diocese Wants to Enter Gay Marriage Suit

RELIGION | Sep 26
The leader of Arkansas' Roman Catholic diocese wants the state's highest court to consider his thoughts on the voter-approved gay-marriage ban.

Arkansas AG Asks Court to Uphold Gay Marriage Ban

NATIONAL | Sep 15
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.

Couples: Deny Stay in Arkansas Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Aug 18
Lawyers representing couples who are challenging Arkansas' gay-marriage ban are asking the state Supreme Court to deny the state's request to delay proceedings until the U.S. Supreme Court takes up a similar same-sex marriage case.

Officials Ask Courts to Suspend Ark. Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | By Andrew DeMillo | Aug 6
Arkansas officials asked a federal judge and the state Supreme Court Wednesday to suspend lawsuits challenging the state's gay marriage ban while a similar case is pending before the nation's highest court.

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