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Sorry NOM: SCOTUS Refuses to Halt Oregon Same-Sex Weddings

By Jonathan J Cooper | Wednesday Jun 4, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to halt same-sex weddings in Oregon while a federal appeals court considers whether a group opposed to gay marriage can intervene in the case.

NOM Seeks SCOTUS Stay in Oregon Marriage Decision

Wednesday May 28, 2014
The National Organization for Marriage says it is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block a federal judge’s order declaring Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

Dozens Wed After Oregon Gay Marriage Ruling

By Jonathan J. Cooper & Brady McCombs | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Dozens of gay and lesbian couples are now legally married in Oregon after a judge invalidated the state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.

Ruling Expected Monday on Oregon Gay Marriage Ban

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Monday May 19, 2014
Same-sex marriages in Oregon could begin as soon as Monday afternoon, depending on a judge’s ruling.

FRC’s Tony Perkins Calls Oregon Ruling ’Another Lawless Decision’

By EDGE | Monday May 19, 2014
What part of the word "unconstitutional" doesn’t Family Research Council’s Tony Perkins understand?

Oregon Ruling Marks 13th Consecutive Win For Gay Marriage

By Jonathan J. Cooper & Brady McCombs | Monday May 19, 2014
A federal judge threw out Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban Monday, marking the 13th consecutive legal victory for gay marriage advocates since last year’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned part of a federal ban.

Oregon Gay Marriage Ban Gets Day in Court

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples and the state of Oregon urged a federal judge Wednesday to strike down Oregon’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.

Federal Judge to Hear Oregon Gay Marriage Case

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
A federal judge in Oregon is ready to hear arguments about the state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, but no one will be in court to defend the measure.

NOM Coming to Oregon To Defend Marriage Ban

Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
A national group opposed to same-sex marriage says it will seek to defend Oregon’s gay-marriage ban from challenges in federal court.

Federal Court To Hear Challenge to Oregon’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

By Jonathan J Cooper | Monday Apr 21, 2014
The future of Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage goes before a federal judge this week, and while critics will argue that it unconstitutionally discriminates against gays and lesbians, there appears to be little support for it to be upheld.