A federal judge today declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot. US District Judge Robert Hinkle in Tallahassee ruled that the ban added to Florida's constitution by voters in 2008 violates the 14th Amendment's...
A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot.
A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining state judges in four counties who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot.
The Miami Herald reports: A federal judge on Thursday ruled Florida's gay-marriage ban unconstitutional and ordered the state to recognize marriages legally performed elsewhere. U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle, however, immediately...Show More Summary
Via the craptacular Tampa Tribune: U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle in Tallahassee ruled that the ban added to Florida’s constitution by voters in 2008 violates the 14th Amendment’s guarantees of equal protection and due process....Show More Summary
The Land of the Free has become the Tyranny of the Depraved: On August 8, [the New York State Division of Human Rights] fined Cynthia and Robert Gifford $13,000 for acting on their belief that marriage is the union of a man and woman...Show More Summary
A federal judge in Florida has struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, becoming the first federal judge to do so. Four state judges have already issued rulings against Florida's gay marriage ban. The AP reports: U.S. District Judge...
Are you ready for the "ARMAGAYDDON"? This is a question asked by Irish activist group LGBT Noise, who are comedically aiming to raise awareness surrounding marriage equality in their home country. In this apocalyptic-style short film,...Show More Summary
A federal judge on Thursday struck down Florida's ban on gay marriage, making the Sunshine State the latest in a string of states to see their same-sex marriage restrictions fall this year. U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle put his ruling on hold pending appeal, meaning same-sex couples in Florida cannot get hitched just yet. Show More Summary
MIAMI (AP) - Federal judge rules Florida gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but delays issuing of licenses.— Amanda Hall (@AmandaHallWINK) August 21, 2014 Federal judge: Florida must recognize out-of-state gay marriages; stays own ruling—...Show More Summary
Tony and Emmy-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth is the latest celebrity to join the Human Rights Campaign's Americans for Marriage Equality effort. "Look, the bottom line is that regardless of how you were made or who you love, you should...Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court has stayed the Fourth Circuit's decision in the Virginia gay marriage case, which means licenses won't be handed out to same-sex couples tomorrow. Anyone surprised by this? Thought so. And despite a national trend toward increased support for same-sex marriage, at least one state is still......
The U.S. Supreme Court has granted a stay in a lower court decision ruling the Commonwealth of Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional.
Does it matter if the lyrics you sing to worship God were written by someone with whom you have deep theological disagreements? Christian rock star Vicky Beeching forced her fans to confront this question last week when she told The Independent that she is a lesbian. Show More Summary
Supreme Court stopped gay marriage in Virginia from going ahead on Wednesday, staying an appeals court ruling that had struck down a state ban. The court granted a stay application filed by opponents of gay marriage. The action was not...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court put a hold Wednesday on gay marriages in Virginia, as it weighs whether to legalize same-sex marriage across the United States. The decision blocked a federal appeals court ruling last month that struck down the southern state's ban on same-sex marriage in what had been hailed as a landmark victory for the gay rights movement. Show More Summary
(RICHMOND, Va.) — Same-sex couples will have to wait longer to begin marrying in Virginia after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to delay an appeals court ruling striking down the state’s gay marriage ban. MorePresident Obama Suggests Upcoming Supreme Court VacancyMissouri Passes Constitutional Amendment to Protect Electronic PrivacyObama: 'No Just God Would Stand For…
The state of Virginia was preparing for gay marriage, which was going to become legal statewide tomorrow due to a court decision. But the Supreme Court just stepped in: Breaking: Supreme Court grants stay of Virginia marriage ruling....Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court has blocked an appeals court ruling that would have allowed gay marriages to begin in Virginia tomorrow.