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Neigh-Sayer: Mississippi Pastor Dresses Horse in Wedding Dress To Protest Same-Sex Marriage

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 […]

A Wichita minister has been receiving a growing number of death threats since performing a wedding ceremony for 15 same-sex couples on the steps of the Sedgwick County Courthouse last month. KMBC reports: The Rev. Jackie Carter, pastor of the First Metropolitan Community Church, says some of the threats have been reported to police, but […]

Marriage equality continues to make gains, but these two orders are on hold as the states consider appeals. Likes several states, Arkansas and Mississippi had voter-approved constitutional amendments pass in 2004 that defined marriage between one man and one woman. In Arkansas, U.S. District Judge Kristine Bakerruled in favor of two same-sex couples who had challenged […]

Add Montana to the states that now have marriage equality, making it the 34th state to do so. U.S. District Court Judge Brian Morris’ order was effective immediately. “Montana no longer can deprive Plaintiffs and other same-sex couples of the chance to marry their loves. This Court recognizes that not everyone will celebrate this outcome,” […]

The California pastor singled out women who have sex before marriage. Paul Chappell, founder and president of West Coast Baptist College and pastor of Lancaster Baptist Church, lamented what he perceives to be a lack of purity and modesty among women. “One wonders, whatever happened to purity?” he asked in the sermon. “Whatever happened to […]

The Supreme Court says same-sex marriages can take place in Kansas while the state fights it in court. A federal district judge last week blocked the state from enforcing its ban, saying it was in keeping with an earlier ruling by the federal appeals court that oversees Kansas that struck down bans in Oklahoma and […]

A federal appeals court upheld gay marriage bans in four states, making it likely that the Supreme Court will weigh in. Breaking ranks with other federal courts around the country, the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that states have the right to set rules for marriage and that changing a definition that […]

Kansas is being blocked from enforcing its ban on same-sex marriage. The action follows last month’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to let stand lower-court rulings that declared such prohibitions unconstitutional. In his 38-page opinion, U.S. District Court judge Daniel Crabtree ruled that the Kansas ban likewise violated the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of equal […]

Idaho Republican State Senator Steve Vick says all marriage licenses should be eliminated if gays can get them. He proclaimed, “If we’re not allowed to determine the standards for a marriage license, then maybe we should just not issue them.” The senator says these are the kind of things states must consider since the will of […]

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