Topics :: gay marriage
Fresh off their victory to legalize same-sex marriages in Wyoming, advocates for gay rights are turning their attention to other state laws they say need to be changed.
Four Utah couples are surely rejoicing today, as yesterday, the Utah Supreme Court lifted the stay against four pending adoptions of children by their same-sex parents.
Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.
Arkansas' highest court has agreed to move quickly on a case challenging the state's gay marriage ban.
Attorney General Pam Bondi is opposing a bid by a gay South Florida woman to obtain a divorce from her former partner.
A federal judge upheld Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday even though a number of federal judges around the U.S. found states' gay marriage bans unconstitutional.
Of the 2,344 couples who lined up at marriage license bureaus across the state in the seven days after courts put an end to the state's gay marriage ban, about 255 were same-sex couples.
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.
The Arkansas attorney general's office says it doesn't object to the state's highest court moving quickly on a lawsuit challenging a gay marriage ban.
A federal judge has set a hearing for next month in a lawsuit challenging Arkansas' gay marriage ban.