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Federal Judge Won’t Delay Wisconsin Gay Marriage Case

By Bobby McGuire | Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
A federal judge has denied a motion by the state to stay the case involving the constitutionality of Wisconsin’s marriage amendment.

Wis. Asks Federal Judge to Delay Lawsuit on Gay Marriage

Tuesday Mar 18, 2014
Attorneys representing Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s administration have asked a federal judge to either delay a lawsuit challenging Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban or stay out of the case completely.

Attorneys Ask Judge to Stay Wis. Gay Marriage Lawsuit

Saturday Mar 15, 2014
Attorneys representing Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s administration have asked a federal judge to either delay a lawsuit challenging Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban or stay out of the case completely.

ACLU Agrees Not to Seek Gay Marriage Injunction in Wis.

Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
The plaintiffs in a lawsuit agreed Tuesday not to ask for a temporary halt to enforcement of Wisconsin’s ban on gay marriage and asked a federal judge instead to expedite a decision on the overall case.

Lawsuit by 4 Couples Seeks Wyoming Gay Marriage

By Mead Gruver and Ben Neary | Thursday Mar 6, 2014
Four gay couples and a gay rights advocacy group sued Gov. Matt Mead and other officials Wednesday in an attempt to get Wyoming to recognize gay marriage.

Judge Wont Block Wisconsin Gay Marriage Ban

Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
A federal judge says she won’t block Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban while a lawsuit challenging it moves forward.

ACLU Seeks Preliminary Block on WI Gay Marriage Ban

Saturday Mar 1, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union has asked a federal judge to issue a preliminary injunction blocking Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban while the organization’s lawsuit challenging the prohibition continues.

ACLU Seeks Preliminary Block on Wis. Gay Marriage Ban

Friday Feb 28, 2014
Civil rights advocates have asked a federal judge to block Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban while their lawsuit challenging the prohibition winds its way through court, arguing same-sex couples could suffer harm if the ban remains in place.

Wis. Democrats Push for Marriage Equality Measure

Thursday Feb 13, 2014
An openly gay Milwaukee legislator has introduced a constitutional amendment that would repeal Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban.

Wis. AG Candidate Won’t Defend Ban on Gay Marriage

By Dinesh Ramde | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
Democratic state Rep. Jon Richards pledged Wednesday to be "the people’s attorney general," and said if elected he wouldn’t defend at least two Wisconsin laws that he believes violate the U.S. Constitution or go against the wishes of the people.