The U.S. Supreme Court's affirmation of a constitutional right for same-sex couples to marry has set off an explosion of fear-mongering among conservative pundits, radio preachers and religious lobbyists. Devout people have the right to believe homosexuality is a sin and marriage is meant only...
The undeniable truth is the whole same-sex marriage thing is really about poking a finger in the eye of Christianity
Four Kentucky couples are suing a clerk who is refusing to issue gay-marriage licenses— or any marriage licenses at all —following the US Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples have a legal right to marry. The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky filed a federal lawsuit against Rowan County Clerk...
And they say the haters are on the left? Thom Mitchell weighs in on same-sex marriage and the politics of minority.
Two same-sex and two opposite-sex couples filed the suit Thursday against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who had ceased issuing marriage licenses. Meanwhile, a Tennessee county sees an exodus of officials opposed to marriage equality. read more
Via Nashville's ABC affiliate: The employees of the Decatur County clerk’s office in west Tennessee have resigned from their positions. Clerk Gwen Pope and employees Sharon Bell and Mickey Butler all said their resignations was due to the Supreme Court’s decision to allow same-sex marriages. Show More Summary
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) has been relentlessly resisting the Supreme Court's historic decision that made same-sex marriage legal in every state. On Thursday, the federal trial court in New Orleans released a ruling that ended Jindal's nearly weeklong effort to hold out. Show More Summary
The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Obamacare and same-sex marriage last week and now the latest unemployment numbers mean lots of good news for President...
Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples.
A “patriotic” Catholic group released a video mimicking the It Gets Better LGBT campaign to cheer on religious conservatives fighting the legalization of same-sex marriage, Gawker reported. “I know a lot of people who are gay,” one man says in the two-and-a-half-minute...
Ryan Uhler thought he was being funny when he took to Facebook to compare marrying his dog to same-sex marriage, but he quickly found himself in the doghouse at work. Uhler, 32, a resident of Cape Coral, Florida, posted the following...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, we told you how Katie Lang, the clerk of Hood County, Texas, said she would finally begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses after previously attempting to claim a religious exemption. As it turns out, Lang (right)...Show More Summary
Plus, Episcopal Church endorses same-sex marriage.
Eight people, including two same-sex couples, on Thursday sued an eastern Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to anyone following last week's U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage, the Kentucky chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union said. Show More Summary
A federal judge in Alabama has ruled that the state’s probate judges must issues marriage licenses to same-sex couples if those judges are also issuing marriage licenses to heterosexual couples. The decision came from Judge Callie Granade, whom… The post Federal Judge Orders Alabama To Issue Gay Marriage Licenses appeared first on Towleroad.
ANTHONY KENNEDY, in his majority ruling legalising same-sex marriage nationwide, tried to allay the concern that polygamy would be next. John Roberts, in his dissent, said he couldn't see a principled way of opening the door to same-sex couples without also letting polygamists through. Show More Summary
Are you watching the Women’s World Cup Yet? And elsewhere, the Episcopal Church has approved same-sex marriage ceremonies, and Norway’s running a safe sex ad with a glitter-ejaculating penis.
In the wake of the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage, county clerks across the country with religious objections have found themselves at the forefront of a political battle.
On Thursday evening, the ACLU announced four same-sex couples had sued a Kentucky clerk for refusing to issue them marriage licenses, the Associated Press reports. The Supreme Court struck down a state-level gay marriage ban last week, effectively legalizing it across the U.S. Show More Summary
Anti-LGBT pastor David James Manning boasted on Tuesday that the legalization of same-sex marriage would spur a new Civil War — and that he would be on the winning side, Right Wing Watch reported. “The nation must be rescued from the liberal God-haters and Constitution-haters and those...