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Alabama Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down By Federal Judge

A federal judge in Alabama struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage Friday, calling it unconstitutional and harmful to children of gay couples. U.S. District Judge Callie Granade in Mobile city said that there was no connection between prohibiting and not recognizing same-sex marriages and the state’s so-called goal of having more children raised […]

State Rep. Todd Russ says he wants to get marriage out of government but, under his bill, only marriages performed by clergy would be recognized. Now read this:Huckabee: End School Shootings With School ‘Chapel Services’ (Jan 26, 2015) Jindal Prayer Rally Advocated For Christians Taking Control Of Government (Jan 26, 2015) Stephanopoulos To Jindal: What […]

Up until now, the Supremos have been assiduously avoiding the issue — so the unexpected announcement that they are taking up the issue is a huge deal: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether all 50 states must allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. The court’s announcement made it likely that it […]

Mexican authorities stopped what would have been their first gay marriage, claiming both parties were  “suffering from madness.” …two men, Víctor Manuel Aguirre and Víctor Fernando Urias, were about to become the first homosexual couple to tie the knot. The pair originally planned their wedding to take place in November 2014, but were forced to cancel […]

Jeb Bush says marriage equality should be up to individual states. “It ought be a local decision. I mean, a state decision,” the former governor said Sunday in a brief interview. “The state decided. The people of the state decided. But it’s been overturned by the courts, I guess.” His comments were in line with […]

Idaho Governor C. L. “Butch” Otter says Idahoans believe marriage is between a man and a woman and they should have the right to made that the law. A ruling by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in October struck down gay marriage bans in both Idaho and Nevada, paving the way for same-sex […]

(Reuters) – A federal judge in north Florida ruled on Thursday that county clerks statewide must issue marriage licenses to all same-sex couples who request them starting Jan. 6, the effective date of his decision to overturn Florida’s ban on gay matrimony as unconstitutional. The latest opinion by U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle of Tallahassee […]

The U.S. Supreme Court will announce whether it will consider legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide as early as January. Supreme Court justices are to meet privately Jan. 9 to debate whether to review five marriage equality appeals, according to an update Tuesday of the court’s online docket. If the justices take on one of the five […]

A Mississippi pastor dressed a horse in a wedding dress and stood outside the federal courthouse in protest of same-sex marriage, while totally missing the point that a horse cannot consent to marriage, whereas two men or two women can. “I thought it was laughable and I believe he was going for a ridiculous protest […]

The Utah Supreme Court says a  woman’s marriage is legal, even though the man had died before it took place. The woman, Janetta Gardiner, had been in a relationship with Kenneth Vanderwerff from 2007 until the time of his death. According to Fox 13, Gardiner filed for “a  judicial declaration of common law marriage” one […]

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