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Florida Courts Won't Delay Gay Marriage Appeals

By Andrew Murphy | Friday Aug 29, 2014
A Miami-based appeals court has rejected Attorney General Pam Bondi's request that two gay marriage cases be delayed until the U.S. Supreme Court decides the issue nationally.

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.

Case Dismissed: NOM Can't Defend Oregon Marriage Ban

Thursday Aug 28, 2014
A federal appeals court has dismissed the National Organization for Marriage's effort to appeal an Oregon court ruling that allows same sex marriage.

Ban on Opposite Sex Polygamy in Utah Ruled Unconstitutional: Same-Sex Monogamy Remains On Hold

By EDGE | Thursday Aug 28, 2014
It's official, polygamy is now legal in Utah, however if you'd like to have more than one same-sex spouse, you'll have to wait for a United States Supreme Court Ruling.

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.

Gov. McCrory Asked Not to Defend NC Gay Marriage Ban

Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.

Wisconsin, Indiana Set to Defend Gay Marriage Bans

By Michael Tarm and Todd Richmond | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago as attorneys for Wisconsin and Indiana sought to reinstate bans on gay weddings ruled unconstitutional two months earlier.

Crowds Line Up to Hear Federal Gay Marriage Appeal

By Michael Tarm | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago, where nearly 200 people lined up hoping to hear arguments in a case challenging gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana.

Challenges to Gay Marriage Bans: Where They Stand

Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
Gay couples can marry in 19 states and the District of Columbia. A look at where cases pending in other states stand.

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.