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Ginsburg: Watch 6th Circuit on Gay Marriage

By Brian Bakst | Wednesday Sep 17, 2014
People seeking clues about how soon the Supreme Court might weigh in on states' gay marriage bans should pay close attention to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a Minnesota audience Tuesday.

Supreme Court Adds Same-Sex Marriage to Sept. 29 Agenda

Thursday Sep 11, 2014
The Supreme Court has formally added same-sex marriage cases to the justices' agenda for their closed-door conference on Sept. 29.

Plaintiffs in Utah Gay Marriage Case Ask for SCOTUS Review

By Brady McCombs | Friday Aug 29, 2014
Attorneys for three Utah gay and lesbian couples formally asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to take Utah's appeal of a favorable same-sex marriage ruling, following through on what they said they would do earlier this month.

Okla. Couple Asks SCOTUS to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

Thursday Aug 28, 2014
Attorneys for a same-sex Tulsa couple seeking the right to marry in Oklahoma have filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the court to take up their case.

Christian Group Begins All-You-Can-Eat 'Fast' to Protest Gay Marriage

By Bobby McGuire | Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
An anti-gay Christian group begins a 40-day fast to protest gay marriage where participants are allowed to eat.

Colorado Won't See Gay Marriage Yet

Friday Aug 22, 2014
A federal appeals court on Thursday extended a stay on a ruling from last month that found the state's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.

Utah Couples Ask Supreme Court to Hear Appeal

By Brady McCombs | Thursday Aug 7, 2014
Even though they won at the appellate court, attorneys for three Utah gay and lesbian couples plan to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to take Utah's appeal of a favorable gay marriage ruling.

Oklahoma Gay Marriage Ban Lands at Supreme Court

Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to decide whether Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage is constitutional.

Holder: DOJ Will Fight Marriage Bans in Supreme Court

By EDGE | Monday Jul 14, 2014
In an interview with ABC News' "This Week" on Sunday, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder stated that the Justice Department will urge the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a lower-court rulings overturning statewide bans on same-sex marriage.

A Look at What's Next For Gay Marriage in the US

By Brady McCombs & Nicholas Riccardi | Thursday Jul 10, 2014
Utah's decision to ask the nation's highest court to review a federal appeals court ruling in favor of gay marriage nudges the issue closer to the U.S. Supreme Court.