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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.

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.

Federal Judge: Ind. Gov Contradicted Himself on Gay Marriage

Thursday Aug 21, 2014
A federal judge says Indiana Gov. Mike Pence contradicted himself on same-sex marriage, telling the court he had no power to enforce Indiana's gay marriage ban but then directing executive agencies about how to proceed after court rulings on the subject.

Mennonite Pastor Under Review for Gay Wedding

Thursday Aug 21, 2014
Two Mennonite conferences will review the credentials of a Goshen pastor who presided over the marriage of a same-sex couple in violation of the religion's rules.

Judge: Ind. Gov. Contradicted Himself on Gay Marriage

Thursday Aug 21, 2014
A federal judge has taken Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to task, saying Pence told the court he had no power to enforce Indiana's gay marriage ban and then ordered executive agencies to do so following court rulings.

Indiana Told to Honor Other States' Gay Marriages

By Ken Kusmer | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Indiana must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, but says the ruling doesn't take effect until the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules on the issue.

Indiana Asks Court to Overturn Gay Marriage Ruling

Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
Attorneys who want a federal appeals court to overrule a judge who threw out Indiana's gay marriage ban say there's no constitutional right to marry a person of the same sex.

7th Circuit Sets Hearing on Gay Marriage Ban

Friday Jul 25, 2014
Lawyers will argue the constitutionality of gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin in about a month.

Indiana Outlines Reasons for Gay Marriage Appeal

Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
Indiana has outlined its reasons for appealing a federal judge's decision that struck down the state's gay marriage ban.

Chicago Court to Hear Indiana and Wisconsin Gay Marriage Arguments

Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
A federal appeals court in Chicago will hear arguments in challenges of gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana's on Aug. 13.