Active gay marriage opponent and Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore (above) is grasping at straws to delay the issuing of marriage licenses to same-sex couples in his state. Originally, the justice had said that a court order from the stat… The post Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore Moves To Delay Marriage Equality appeared first on Towleroad.
In a press conference Tuesday, President Obama reflected on last week’s ruling from the Supreme Court that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. The President told reporters that seeing The White House lit up in rainbow colors wasShow More Summary
Sen. Ted Cruz’s temper tantrum over the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in favor of same-sex marriage is showing no signs of letting up. Sunday, we told you how Cruz said he believes county clerks can opt out of issuing same-sex marriage lice… The post Ted Cruz Continues His Temper Tantrum Over SCOTUS’ Gay Marriage Ruling appeared first on Towleroad.
Yesterday morning, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia once again protested against same-sex marriage during a reading from the bench in a death penalty case, reports MSNBC. During the reading, Scalia said that “Last Friday, this court took away fro… The post SCOTUS Justice Antonin Scalia Protests Same-Sex Marriage–Again appeared first on Towleroad.
Yesterday Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton declared that clerks can refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses. Today we've got our first taker. Trinity County Clerk Shasta Bergman issued a statement Monday that said she will not issue licenses to same-sex couples for religious reasons and as a matter of conscience. Show More Summary
Via Nashville's ABC affiliate: The employees of the Decatur County clerk’s office in west Tennessee have resigned from their positions. Clerk Gwen Pope and employees Sharon Bell and Mickey Butler all said their resignations was due to the Supreme Court’s decision to allow same-sex marriages. Show More Summary
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With his scene-stealing work in Mean Girls and on Looking, Daniel Franzese has long been one of our favorite performers and as an ambassador for the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, he’s also one of our most-admired do-gooders. Now we see he comes by his positive energy naturally. After reading and listening to some of the bile and vitriol being […]
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Earlier this week, we told you how Katie Lang, the clerk of Hood County, Texas, said she would finally begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses after previously attempting to claim a religious exemption. As it turns out, Lang (right)...Show More Summary
The first openly gay person to be named the state's Teacher of the Year said he was harassed by supervisors and colleagues. read more
Via Oregon Live: Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian on Thursday ordered the owners of a former Gresham bakery to pay $135,000 in damages to a lesbian couple for refusing to make them a wedding cake. Avakian's ruling upheld a preliminary...Show More Summary
A federal judge in Alabama has ruled that the state’s probate judges must issues marriage licenses to same-sex couples if those judges are also issuing marriage licenses to heterosexual couples. The decision came from Judge Callie Granade, whom… The post Federal Judge Orders Alabama To Issue Gay Marriage Licenses appeared first on Towleroad.
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