Indonesia’s Constitutional Court has rejected an attempt to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal. Members of conservative group the Family Love Alliance (AILA) which was behind the case wept as yesterday’s 5-4 decision was read. RELATED: Ind… Read The post Indonesia’s Constitutional Court Rejects Attempt to Ban Gay Sex appeared first on Towleroad.
"We've redefined marriage and destroyed the basis of family."
Hamblen County, Tennessee will vote on a resolution next week condemning same-sex marriage and urging lawmakers to push back on the SCOTUS marriage equality ruling. Knoxville News reports: The commission is slated to vote on the resolution...Show More Summary
Bermuda has voted to outlaw equal marriage, just six months after giving it the go-ahead. In a Wednesday vote, senators in Bermuda decided to replace gay marriage with domestic partnerships, backing the Domestic Partnership Bill 8-3, following a 24-10 vote in favor of the act in the House of...
Losing GOP Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is continuing to dig his heels in, refusing to concede in a video statement (above) released late on Wednesday. Said Moore: “In this race, we have not received the final count to include...Show More Summary
"Abortion, sodomy and materialism have taken the place of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.”
The Associated Press reports: Indonesia’s top court on Thursday ruled against petitioners seeking to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal in a victory for the country’s besieged LGBT minority. The 5-to-4 decision by the nine-judge...Show More Summary
Conservative petitioners also sought provision banning sex outside marriage, but majority-Muslim nation's top court rejected them
“Remember Kim Davis? She is the county clerk who wanted to be able to do her job without signing same-sex marriage licenses. Well, the gay man whose license she would not sign back in 2015 was recently back in her office, sitting across the desk from her. Show More Summary
Domestic partnerships will replace gay marriage in Bermuda.
Bermuda’s Senate today approved a bill that will take marriage rights away from gay people, following the House’s approval earlier this week. All that remains is for the governor to sign it. The AP reports: Senators approved the Domestic… Read The post Bermuda’s Legislature Has Given Final Approval to Rip Marriage Rights Away from Gay People appeared first on Towleroad.
Speaking at his weekly media conference, Samoa‘s Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi has called same-sex marriage an abomination and a “Sodom and Gomorrah practice.” Tuilaepa added that true Christian countries would not allow sam… Read The post Samoa Prime Minister: Gay Marriage An ‘Abomination’ For True Christian Countries appeared first on Towleroad.
He says he wants 'to set things right.'
Texas businesses will not be forced to give spousal benefits to employees in same-sex “marriages.”
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Same-sex couples hurried to declare plans to tie the knot on Saturday as Australia's new marriage equality law came into effect, with wedding registry offices holding special hours for the first day of legalised gay unions. The historic...Show More Summary
David Ermold, who announced this week that he’s running for the job held by Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky clerk who denied him a marriage license, says he’s not out for revenge. Ermold had to come face-to-face with Davis when he f… Read The post Gay Man Running Against Kim Davis Says He’s Not Out for Revenge: ‘This Isn’t a Grudge’ – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.