#LoveMustWin at the Supreme Court!

This spring, supporters of the freedom to marry are taking to social media to declare that #LoveMustWin!

Join Us »

What's Happening Now With Marriage

by Adam Polaski on May 27, 2015

VIDEO: ‘Young Conservatives’ leader on GOP presidential candidates & the freedom to marry

On May 27, Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry campaign manager Jerri Ann Henry appeared on 'The Last Word' with Lawrence O'Donnell to underline that the current politicians who have declared their candidacy for the 2016 presidential nomination don't represent many conservatives' views on the freedom to marry.

Read More

May 26, 2015

Fate Finally Bringing Them Together

Sonya and Nikkie had actually been crossing paths for the past two years when they met – but neither of them realized it. Nikkie was working as a vending contractor, visiting the building where Sonya worked every day for years.

Read More

by Adam Polaski on May 26, 2015

Greenland approves the freedom to marry for same-sex couples

Today, May 26, the Parliament of Greenland unanimously approved the freedom to marry for same-sex couples. The vote marks a big step forward for marriage for same-sex couples and shows that support and momentum are building around the world.

Read More

May 23, 2015 Historic Victory: Ireland votes Yes on the freedom to marry

May 21, 2015 Victory: Judge confirms the freedom to marry in Alabama

May 19, 2015 Gallup poll is the latest to show supermajority support for the freedom to marry

See All Blog Entries »

State by State

Use the map below to locate your state, and find up-to-date information about the fight for the freedom to marry. You will find what each state's status is, what's happening in the news, and the history of marriage in the state.

In 37 states - AL, AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, HI, ID, IA, IL, IN, KS, ME, MD, MA, MN, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, UT, VA, VT, WA, WV, WI, and WY - plus Washington, D.C. - same-sex couples have the freedom to marry once and for all. Additionally, same-sex couples can marry in some Missouri counties (based on a pro-marriage ruling now on appeal). Also in MO, the marriages of same-sex couples legally performed in other states are respected.

In Alabama, a federal court has affirmed the freedom to marry, and both the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court have declined to impose a stay. Now, in light of the Alabama Supreme Court's interference, couples are seeking a class-action in federal court.

In 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in several marriage legal cases. A favorable outcome could bring the freedom to marry to same-sex couples nationwide. This spring, Freedom to Marry will continue our work to demonstrate that all of America is ready for the freedom to marry. Learn about marriage at the Supreme Court here.

For a factual breakdown of marriage and relationship recognition laws for same-sex couples in the United States, visit our "Where State Laws Stand" page.

For more on the status of marriage litigation, visit our "Marriage Litigation" page. United States Map Louisiana Arkansas Hawaii Iowa Pennsylvania Missouri Tennessee Idaho Wyoming Colorado Montana North Dakota South Dakota West Virginia New York Florida Texas Mississippi Georgia Alabama New Mexico Washington Oregon Arizona California North Carolina Connecticut Rhode Island South Carolina Maine New Hampshire Massachusetts Virginia New Jersey Delaware Maryland Kentucky Nebraska Utah Kansas Vermont Nevada Indiana Illinois Oklahoma Michigan Michigan Wisconsin Minnesota Ohio Alaska District of Columbia Maryland Delaware New Jersey Connecticut Rhode Island Massachusetts New Hampshire Vermont