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Gay Marriage Hits Conservative Stronghold Idaho

By Kimberlee Kruesi and Keith Ridler | Oct 15
Gay marriage arrived in one of the most conservative states in the nation Wednesday as more than 100 same-sex couples gathered early at the Boise courthouse and counted down the seconds before the clerk's office opened to issue marriage licenses.

Idaho to Start Issuing Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

By Kimberlee Kruesi and Keith Ridler | Oct 15
Same-sex couples are once again gathering at the Ada County Courthouse in Boise, hoping legal skirmishes have ended for good and they can get marriage licenses.

Justice Kennedy Allows Gay Marriage in Nevada

By Mark Sherman | Oct 8
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has allowed same-sex marriage to begin in Nevada, clarifying that an earlier order blocking gay unions applies only to Idaho.

Justice Kennedy Blocks Gay Marriage Ruling

Oct 8
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has temporarily blocked an appeals court ruling that declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada.

Court Hears Arguments Over Gay Marriage's Impact

By Paul Elias | Sep 9
A debate over whether children would be harmed or helped by legalizing gay marriage was the main focus when a federal appeals court in San Francisco waded again into the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage.

At a Glance: Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii Gay Marriage

Sep 8
Judges have been striking down gay marriage bans at a rapid rate since a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling last year invalidated the core of a federal law that defined marriage as only between a man and a woman for determining federal benefits.

Several Idaho Gay Rights Activists to be Sentenced

Jul 21
Nearly two dozen gay rights activists who were arrested after they blocked doorways in the Idaho Statehouse are set to be sentenced in Boise's 4th District Court.

Idaho Gay Marriage Plaintiffs Seek Court Costs

By Rebecca Boone | May 29
Four couples who successfully sued Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch’’ Otter over the state’s gay marriage ban are now asking to be reimbursed for nearly half a million dollars of attorney fees and other court costs.

Court: Gay Marriage Must Remain on Hold in Idaho

May 21
No same-sex marriages will be allowed or recognized in Idaho until an appeal is decided, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

Idaho Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Gather to Celebrate, Protest

May 19
Waving rainbow flags and holding signs that read "Love will prevail," nearly 200 gay rights supporters flocked to the steps of a county courthouse this week to celebrate and protest the latest development in Idaho’s legal battle over same-sex marriage.

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