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Judge Declares Colorado Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Judge Declares Colorado Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

It’s about time to make it legal everywhere. This is what is going to happen, so why wait? Besides it’s odd that that two people can be married in part of the country, but not elsewhere. Colorado is the latest state to un-ban marriage equality. Judge C. Scott Crabtree pulled no punches in his 49-page [...]

Words ‘Husband,’ ‘Wife’ Removed From California Marriage Law

To accommodate same-sex marriage, California Jerry Brown did the right thing. “Spouse” covers all possibilities; but, expect traditionalists’ heads to explode. // Now read this:Man Burglarizes Restaurant, Then Returns To Order Food Wearing Same Outfit (Jul 21, 2014) KKK Flyers Left In Orange County Neighborhood Advocate A ‘Shoot To Kill’ Policy Along The Border (Jul [...]

Study: Children Of Same-Sex Couples Are Happier And Healthier Than Peers

Researches at Australia’s University of Melbourne conclude that children of same-sex couples are better adjusted than their peers. “It’s often suggested that children with same-sex parents have poorer outcomes because they’re missing a parent of a particular sex. But research my colleagues and I published in the journal BMC Public Health shows this isn’t the [...]

Gays Have Have Right To Marry In Kentucky, Rules Judge

A federal judge in Kentucky says gays have the right to marry there. “In America, even sincere and long-hold religious beliefs do not trump the constitutional rights of those who happen to have been out-voted,” U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II wrote, invalidating Kentucky’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. Heyburn held in February that [...]

Appeals Court Stops Same-Sex Marriage In Indiana

The court stopped same-sex marriages until an appeal could take place. The Indiana Attorney General had turned to the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago in an effort to stop same-sex marriages that have been conducted across the state since a federal judge struck down Indiana’s ban on gay marriage. Attorney General Greg [...]

GOP Candidate: Wisconsin Ruling Will Lead To Incestuous Marriages

Wisconsin Republican congressional candidate Karen Mueller says the federal ruling striking down the state’s ban on gay marriage will lead to incestuous marriages. Said Mueller: “We’ve got, for instance, two sisters, and these two sisters want to get married. They love each other. They are committed to each other. They want to spend the rest [...]

Now It’s Susan Collins’ Turn To Support Marriage Equality

Is it just me, or is this no longer a thing of news? And is anyone who now endorses gay marriage late to the party? Republican Sen. Susan Collins on Wednesday announced her support for gay marriage for the first time after getting an endorsement from the nation’s largest LGBT advocacy organization in her bid [...]

Federal Appeals Court Overturns Utah Gay Marriage Ban

Another one bites the dust. The Denver-based U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower-court decision that struck down the state’s bans on same-sex marriage. The ruling, which was stayed, sets the stage for an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, which touched off the current round of legal fighting on the issue when [...]

David Boies And Ted Olson Explain How Left And Right Can Agree On Gay Marriage

Attorneys Ted Olson and David Boies, unlikely friends and allies, fought California’s Proposition 8 in the Supreme Court and won. They wrote about it in Redeeming the Dream and talked to me about it on radio Tuesday night. Now read this:Democratic Bill Would Override Hobby Lobby Decision (Jul 9, 2014) Closely Held Companies Use Religion [...]

Ralph Reed: Preventing Gay Marriage A Winning Issue For Republicans

Ignoring that a growing number of voters, and especially younger ones, aren’t opposed to gay marriage, Ralph Reed sees opposition to marriage equality as a winning position for the Republican Party. During an interview with Bloomberg TV over the weekend, host Al Hunt asked Reed if evangelical Christians would reject any candidate who supported same-sex [...]

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