Last June, in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide. A year later, President Obama has christened Stonewall Inn the first national monument to LGBT rights,...Show More Summary
A judge in Knox County, Tennessee ruled that a woman may not be granted parental rights as part of her same-sex divorce because her child was conceived through artificial insemination, the Knoxville News Sentinel reported. Fourth Circuit Court Judge Greg McMillan ruled that because Erica Witt...
Listen to Episode 47 of Slate’s Amicus: Subscribe in iTunes ? RSS feed ? Download ? Play in another tab Slate Plus members: Get your ad-free podcast feed. Same-sex marriage. Voting Rights. Obamacare. These are among the many enormously consequential causes that have fallen to Donald Verrilli to defend at the Supreme Court over the past five years. Show More Summary
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Thousands of Australians marched at same-sex marriage rallies across the country on Saturday calling on whichever party wins a July 2 national election to quickly introduce same-sex marriage laws.
This Sunday, we will mark one year since the Supreme Court decided in favor of loving, committed same-sex couples nationwide, making marriage equality the law of the land. Since the historic ruling, approximately 123,000 same-sex couples...Show More Summary
The British Overseas Territory of Bermuda, a collection of small North Atlantic islands, held a non-binding referendum on marriage equality and same-sex civil unions on Thursday. The Royal Gazette reported today that voters rejected both options by 69 percent and 63 percent, respectively. Show More Summary
Around 50 traffic lights around Trafalgar Square now feature LGBTQ-themed walk signals.
A large majority of voters in Bermuda rejected same-sex marriage and civil unions in a referendum held yesterday. Sixty-nine percent voted against same-sex marriage while 63 percent voted against civil unions. However, The Royal Gazette reports that… Read The post Large Majority Reject Bermuda Same-Sex Marriage in Voter Referendum: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Gay Marriage Has Brought In Over $1 Billion To The US Economy Gay marriage has made it monsoon on the US economy according Broadly reports: More than 123,000 same-sex couples have tied the knot in the year since the Supreme
As the first anniversary of the SCOTUS decision that legalized same-sex marriage rolls around, we remember that the continued perseverance of these communities are making a difference. Is it still mind-blowingly slow and frustrating and hard? Hell yes. Show More Summary
“They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right.” It’s been one year since Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the landmark majority opinion in Obergefell v. Hodges, a long-sought victory for the gay-rights movement. Show More Summary
June 26 marks the first anniversary of the Supreme Court's historic ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges that the Fourteenth Amendment requires every state to allow same-sex couples to marry. This was a life-changing ruling for me and forShow More Summary
ONE YEAR ago this week, the Obama administration celebrated the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on same-sex marriage by festooning the White House in the rainbow-coloured lights of the gay pride flag.
Kim Davis. Now, there’s a name we haven’t heard in a while. The Rowan County clerk has kept a low profile after dominating headlines last summer for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious grounds–despite the historic Supreme Court ruling that came exactly one year ago on Sunday. Show More Summary
Kailyn Lowry hasn’t had trouble moving on from estranged husband Javi Marroquin, as photos emerged of the Teen Mom 2 star kissing friend Becky Hayter. With her past of same-sex… READ ON
The same-sex chemistry is palpable in this scene from "The Neon Demon," Nicolas Winding Refn's hotly-anticipated new thriller. The above clip, released exclusively to The Huffington Post, shows the virginal Jesse (played by Elle Fanning)...Show More Summary
Nearly half of gay and lesbian couples living together in the United States are married a year after the Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage across the country, according to a Gallup study released on Wednesday. The percentage of married cohabiting same-sex couples, as...
Kentucky clerk Kim Davis is set to get off scot-free after refusing to sign marriage licenses for same-sex couples last summer.
In making her short film “I Say Dust,” Darine Hotait wanted to explore Arab American identity from her perspective as a New York-based American Lebanese writer and director. It just so happened that her two lead characters would be women in their 20s who share a kiss. That kiss, however, has put...