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Mississippi Marriage Ban Struck Down

The ruling is on hold, though, and the state is expected to appeal. read more

We Won Two Things: Same-Sex Marriage Bans in Arkansas and Mississippi are Ruled Unconstitutional

Both rulings have been stayed, but marriage equality in the South seems kind of inevitable now.

BREAKING: Mississippi same-sex marriage ban struck down

Add Mississippi to the list. The post BREAKING: Mississippi same-sex marriage ban struck down appeared first on Equality On Trial.

Mississippi Marriage Ban Struck Down

The ruling is on hold, though, and the state is expected to appeal. read more

Federal Judge Strikes Down Mississippi's Ban On Same-Sex Marriage

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A federal judge has struck down Mississippi's ban on same-sex marriage, BuzzFeed reports. The decision comes just hours after a federal judge struck down a similar ban in Arkansas. Like the judge's decision in the Natural State, the ruling in...

Read: Federal judge calls MS's marriage ban what it is: discriminatory

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Good As You

In a stayed ruling—the second one today from a southern state—U.S. District Court Judge Carlton Reeves has ruled Mississippi's discriminatory marriage ban to be just that. Read it and weep, NOM: Mississippi ruling

The Comeback: On the Set of Seeing Red

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

Lisa Kudrow's Valerie Cherish goes to The Groundlings to brush up on her improv skills and more in the next episodes of the cringey series read more

Scientists Say Homosexuality Is 'An Essential Part Of Human Evolution'

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A group of researchers from the University of Portsmouth conceived a new theory that homosexuality helped humans form beneficial relationships with each other in the earliest hunter-gatherer communities to ensure survival reports City A.M. Charles Darwin's laws of natural selection...

Here Are The Best Quotes From the Latest Arkansas Marriage Win

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

You’re one step closer to being allowed to wed in Arkansas, but don’t pick out your wedding rings just yet. Tuesday’s federal victory is on hold so the dreadful Governor Mike Beebe has time to appeal. He may not have to, though: the Arkansas Supreme Court could be ruling in a separate gay marriage case any day […]

Spirit Awards Gives 'Love Is Strange' Four Nods, Including Best Picture

The critically acclaimed film about older gay men in New York was one of the standouts in this year's Spirit Award nominations. read more

ISIS Accuses Two Men Of Homosexuality As Excuse To Execute Them

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Islamic State continues its swath of executions this week as the group accused two men of homosexuality in Syria and subsequently executed them reports Pink News. One of the men, a 20-year-old man, died in Mayadeen, which is located...

Federal Judge Strikes Down Arkansas' Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A federal judge has struck down Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage, the AP reports: U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker ruled in favor of two same-sex couples who had challenged a 2004 constitutional amendment and earlier state law defining marriage as...

Federal Judge Rules for Marriage Equality in Arkansas

The ruling will likely be appealed to a higher court, but same-sex marriages may resume in Arkansas. read more

Right-Wing Group Targets Trans-Friendly Federal Nominee

David Lopez, the current EEOC general counsel awaiting Senate confirmation for his second term, has built a career fighting for the rights of LGBT and disabled workers. Now the Family Research Council wants him to pay for it. read m...

Yet another federal judge accurately notes the crude discrimination within Arkansas' marriage ban

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

In a stayed ruling, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker today struck down one of our more conservative state's discriminatory marriage ban: Federal Judge Overturns Arkansas' Gay Marriage Ban [AP] It is a near-certainty that the state will appeal to the...

James Franco, Zachary Quinto Have A Threeway, Playgirl Model Gets Fired Over Pics, Kirk Cameron’s Scheme Backfires

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Wonder what a James Franco and Zachary Quinto sandwich would be like? Up-and-coming actor Charlie Carver knows. E!’s Marc Malkin reports the three have filmed a torrid love scene for their upcoming indie flick Michael, about a former gay activist/magazine publisher “who became an antigay Christian fundamentalist after announcing he was now straight.” LGBT cinema […]

Suze Orman to Leave CNBC After 14 Years

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

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