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Ind. House Members Split on Gay Marriage

Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
A poll of the 100 members of the Indiana House shows 38 plan to vote for a proposed constitutional amendment against same-sex marriage and 38 plan to vote against it, a newspaper report said Sunday.

Va. Quickly Emerging as Key in Gay Marriage Fight

By Steve Szkotak | Sunday Jan 19, 2014
Almost overnight, Virginia has emerged as a critical state in the nationwide fight to grant gay men and women the right to wed.

Tenn. Couples in Gay Marriage Suit Seek Injunction

Wednesday Nov 20, 2013
Four same-sex couples are asking a federal judge for a preliminary injunction that would force Tennessee to recognize their marriages.

Hawaii Gay Marriage Hearing Stretches Into Fourth Day

By Oskar Garcia | Tuesday Nov 5, 2013
Two Hawaii House committees conducting a joint hearing as they consider legalizing gay marriage are tightening rules on testimony after some people used a registration list to speak for others.

Hawaii House Committees Forward Gay Marriage Bill to Floor

Tuesday Nov 5, 2013
Two Hawaii House committees are moving forward a bill to legalize gay marriage to the full chamber.

Christie’s Future Clouded by Gay Marriage

Wednesday Oct 23, 2013
Gov. Chris Christie, the popular, outspoken Republican governor of a heavily Democratic state, is making a delicate bid to cast himself as a leader of a more inclusive Republican Party as he seeks re-election and ponders a White House run.

Gay Marriage Efforts in Ore., Key States

Tuesday Oct 22, 2013
Efforts to legalize same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania and New Jersey help illustrate similar situations happening across the country in the months since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down parts of a federal law that restricted the rights of gay couples.

Oregon Recognizes Out-of-State Gay Marriages

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Oct 18, 2013
Although it’s still not legal for same-sex couples to marry in Oregon, the state is now recognizing the marriages of those who tie the knot in another state or country.

Military Veterans Join Push for Ill. Gay Marriage

Wednesday Oct 2, 2013
Illinois military veterans are joining the effort to legalize gay marriage in the state.

Lance Bass Gets Engaged

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Sep 3, 2013
Shortly after reuniting with the other members of ’N Sync at MTV’s Video Music Awards, Lance Bass told UsWeekly that he is now engaged to his boyfriend Michael Turchin.