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NEW YORK CITY: At The Out 100 Party

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Pennsylvania state Rep. Brian Sims and boyfriend Brandon McMullin were among the gay glitterati in attendance at last night's Out 100 party at Stage 48 in Hell's Kitchen. Also seen above are Out 100 honorees Freedom To Marry head Evan...Show More Summary

Marriage Equality Comes to Kansas, South Carolina, Montana

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

It's been a good week for marriage equality—and it's only Wednesday. Freedom To Marry: This is the 54th court ruling since June 2013 in favor of the freedom to marry. Just four courts - most notably, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit - have upheld marriage discrimination. Show More Summary

Freedom to Marry Campaign Director Says Organization Will Disband if Supreme Court Rules for Marriage

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Washington Blade has a new interview out today with Marc Solomon — National Campaign Director for Freedom to Marry (pictured). Probably the highlight of the interview comes at the end, when Solomon talks about what happens if the Supreme...

Launched: New Texas Marriage Campaign

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via press release from Freedom To Marry: Freedom to Marry, in partnership with Equality Texas, today launched a public education campaign to amplify the bipartisan momentum for the freedom to marry in the Lone Star State. The campaign,...Show More Summary

Read: Same-sex couples can marry in St. Louis. As for rest of state? tick, tock, tick, tock, tick...

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Calling the freedom to marry "a fundamental right and liberty deeply rooted in the history of the US," St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison today ruled that same-sex couples can marry in the city where he serves. Which they are...

Read: Same-sex couples can marry in St. Louis; as for rest of state? tick, tock, tick, tock, tick...

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Calling the freedom to marry "a fundamental right and liberty deeply rooted in the history of the US," St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison today ruled that same-sex couples can marry in the city where he serves. Which they are...

Heartbreaking Video of Florida Widower Calling Out Governor Scott On Marriage: WATCH

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Freedom to Marry has posted a new video that highlights just how important time can be in the fight for marriage equality. The video is a testimonial from Jorge Goytizolo of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida who shares his story of losing...

Freedom to Marry's Alabama Ad Perfectly Illustrates Why We Need Nationwide Marriage Equality: WATCH

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

As same-sex couples in states across the nation celebrate new marriage equality victories, it's important to remember there remains a large segment of our LGBT community still living in states where the safety and security of marriage is not an...

-City Backs Off and Exempts Wedding Chapel Ministers

Initially city officials gave a couple who are ordained Christian ministers and owners of a wedding chapel a choice to marry same-sex couples or face potential fines and jail time. After help from the ADF (Alliance Defending Freedom) the couple has received an exemption for their wedding chapel. Here’s the story from Boise State Public […]

Alaska Couples Finally Able to Legally Marry

4 weeks agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

After becoming one of the first U.S. states to ban same-sex marriage via constitutional amendment in 1998, Alaska embraced the freedom to marry Monday. read more

Three More States Just Won Marriage Equality

By Matt Baume We just picked up more states with the freedom to marry, and the number could continue increasing over the course of this week. But in several states, officials are blocking the start of marriage despite courts ruling against their bans. Show More Summary

Brian Brown Vs Evan Wolfson

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

This weekend Freedom To Marry head Evan Wolfson faced down hate group leader Brian Brown in an hour-long call-in show on C-SPAN. After you wade through Brown's opening bloviation, you'll get to a great statement by Wolfson.

Idaho Couples Can Marry Wednesday

The freedom to marry will finally arrive in Idaho on Wednesday, according to an order from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. read more

Who Has Marriage, Who Doesn’t, & What’s Next

By Matt Baume Over the last week, states have been winning the freedom to marry at such a fast pace that it’s hard to keep up. AFER has conclusively won its marriage case. Cases in four other states have ended in victory. The Ninth Circuit has expanded marriage in several more states. Show More Summary

Matt Baume: Marriage News Watch

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Clip recap: "Over the last week, states have been winning the freedom to marry at such a fast pace that it's hard to keep up. AFER has conclusively won its marriage case. Cases in four other states have ended in victory. The Ninth Circuit has expanded marriage in several more states. Show More Summary

PHOTOS: Meet West Virginia's Newlyweds

On Thursday, West Virginia became the 25th state in the U.S. to allow same-sex couples the freedom to marry. read more

Same-Sex Marriage and the Dangers of Dawdling

Yesterday, the Supreme Court decided not to decide any of the pending cases involving the constitutionality of laws denying same-sex couples the freedom to marry. In all of these cases, federal courts of appeals had held the challenged state laws unconstitutional. Show More Summary

Same-Sex Marriage and the Dangers of Dawdling

Yesterday, the Supreme Court decided not to decide any of the pending cases involving the constitutionality of laws denying same-sex couples the freedom to marry. In all of these cases, federal courts of appeals had held the challenged state laws unconstitutional. Show More Summary

WATCH: Gay Couples Tie the Knot in Virginia, Oklahoma, Indiana, Utah, and Wisconsin

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Huge day for equality as gay couples in Utah, Virginia, Oklahoma, Indiana, and Wisconsin have finally secured the freedom to marry after the Supreme Court refused to review seven gay marriage cases before it this morning. The court's decision has...

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