Most gay marriage litigation is driven not by gay couples but by activists trolling to find and destroy them.
Kim Davis, the Kentucky County Court clerk who has persistently refused to issue gay marriage licenses, has asked the Supreme Court to hear her case. Davis, an Apostolic Christian, has refused to issue the licenses for religious reasons, claiming that to do so would undermine her First Amendment freedoms. Read more...
Like a bad case of herpes, Kim Davis is back. Again. The Rowan County Clerk made national headlines earlier this summer when a video uploaded to the internet showed her denying a marriage license to a gay couple just says after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of nationwide marriage equality. Related: Christian Government Clerk Hijacks The Law, […]
A Kentucky county clerk petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday for an emergency order allowing her to continue to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples, a move coming two days after a federal appeals court rejected her request. Show More Summary
Family members in the TLC series, Sister Wives, has used the U.S. Supreme court ruling on gay marriage to help support their claim to practice polygamy without the threat of criminal charges. A statement on the current court appeal by Sister Wives’ Kody Brown and his four wives, challenging a Utah judge’s decision to strike... Show More Summary
After defying multiple orders to issue marriage licenses to gays and lesbians, a Kentucky clerk is taking her case to the Supreme Court. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis on Friday filed an emergency request with the court to put a temporary...Show More Summary
Two months after it legalized gay marriage nationwide, the U.S. Supreme Court is being asked by a Kentucky county clerk for permission to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Well, who saw this one coming? Rowan County clerk Kim Davis is now appealing to the Supreme Court justices who legalized same-sex marriage to protect her right not to issue same-sex marriage licenses.
'You can't have [gay marriage] without polygamy,' said one polygamist.
When Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote the U.S. Supreme Court's opinion legalizing same-sex marriage, it's unlikely that he intended to compose a preface for wedding vows. Yet his conclusion has become just that.
Ugh. Donald Trump. The billionaire reality TV star/2016 Republican presidential hopeless was recently asked what he would tell a child who asked him about his opposition to gay marriage. Trump’s response: Just ignore the question! In an interview with Bloomberg, Trump was asked: “If you had a son or daughter or grandchild who was gay or lesbian, how would you explain […]
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has unanimously approved a resolution backing the Supreme Court’s Obergefell ruling legalizing marriage equality nationwide. The Washington Blade reports: “Same-sex marriage is a constitutionally guarante… The post DNC Unanimously Approves Resolution Supporting SCOTUS Gay Marriage Decision appeared first on Towleroad.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: ‘Sister Wives’ family cites gay marriage ruling in polygamy case. “A polygamous family says the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage shows that laws restricting consensual adult relationships are outdated, even if certain unions are unpopular.... The Browns are defending a legal victory they won in 2013, […]
In a pair of federal lawsuits, reality television stars are pushing to legalize polygamy.
A polygamous family says the landmark Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage shows that laws prohibiting consensual adult relationships are outdated even if the unions are unpopular. Kody Brown and his four wives argue in court documents filed Wednesday that their family life chronicled on the reality TV show Sister Wives shows that polygamous marriages can […]
Despite Church teachings, Catholics in America closely parallel the general populace in their support for abortion and homosexual 'marriage.'
I’m guessing any number of people are saying or thinking “Told you so” right about now. ‘Sister Wives’ family cites gay marriage ruling in polygamy case Sheesh. I don’t think I wanna know what’s coming next.
A Texas man surprised his boyfriend when he got down on one knee and proposed at their church in front of the whole congregation—even though their faith doesn’t recognize marriage equality. Trevor Harper and Davis Covin have been a couple for nine years, and members of the First United Methodist Church of Austin for the... Read more »
Three Kentucky county clerks who are refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples drew thunderous cheers from a crowd gathered at the state capitol August 22. She appealed and was told by three more federal judges on Wednesday that she would likely lose. But Bunning subsequently delayed that order until the U.S. 6th Circuit