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Lawyers Who Fought Wisconsin Marriage Ban Seek $1.2 Million in Legal Fees

NATIONAL | Dec 15
The lawyers who successfully fought to undo Wisconsin's ban on same-sex marriage are seeking to recoup $1.2 million in legal costs from the case.

Wis. Gay Marriages From June Now Valid

NATIONAL | Oct 14
Governor Scott Walker says hundreds of same-sex marriages performed in June will be recognized by the state.

Wis. Gay Marriage Plaintiffs to Marry on Anniversary

NATIONAL | Oct 6
One couple who sued to overturn Wisconsin's ban on gay marriage is planning to get married next month on their 30th anniversary together.

Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage in Wisconsin

NATIONAL | By M.L. Johnson | Oct 6
The Supreme Court's decision to reject five gay marriage cases has a number of same-sex couples celebrating, including Garth Wangermann and Roy Badger of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin's AG Concedes Gay Marriage Fight Over

NATIONAL | Oct 6
Wisconsin's Republican attorney general is conceding the fight to preserve the state's gay marriage ban is over.

Wis. Business Group Holds Wedding Expo for Gay Couples

NATIONAL | Sep 24
The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce says it will hold a wedding expo for same-sex couples in anticipation of gay marriage becoming legal in Wisconsin.

Teen GOP Hopeful Faces Backlash Over Anti-Gay Christmas Tweet

POLITICS | By EDGE | Sep 15
A 19-year-old GOP hopeful for Wisconsin state assembly is facing backlash over a Christmas tweet he sent saying "fags need 2 leave my favorite state alone."

Wis. Judges Grant Adoptions by Same-Sex Married Couples

FAMILY | Sep 11
At least two Dane County judges have granted adoptions by same-sex couples, thereby recognizing their marriages.

Wis. School Adopts Pro-Trans Policy

NATIONAL | Sep 5
A Wisconsin school district has adopted a policy allowing transgender students to use the bathroom and locker room of the gender with which they identify if it's OK with their parents and principals.

Crowds Line Up to Hear Federal Gay Marriage Appeal

NATIONAL | By Michael Tarm | Aug 26
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago, where nearly 200 people lined up hoping to hear arguments in a case challenging gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana.

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