Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Jan 23, 2014 at 11:00 am
In light of the recent victories for marriage in federal court cases, Freedom to Marry has issued a new memo detailing The Pathway Forward, explaining how critical marriage litigation plays into the overall push to win marriage nationwide.
Postedon Jan 23, 2014 at 08:30 am
Today, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring announced that he does not intend to defend a state statute and constitutional amendment in Virginia that denies the freedom to marry to same-sex couples.
Postedon Jan 22, 2014 at 08:30 pm
This evening, January 22, the Indiana House Committee on Elections and Apportionment voted 9-3 to advance HJR-3 to a full floor vote in the House of Representatives. The vote means HJR-3 is one step closer to passage, and the full House will consider the bill soon.
Postedon Jan 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm
On January 21, 2014, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on behalf of four same-sex couples in Utah who legally married in the state. More than 1,300 same-sex couples married in those weeks, and this lawsuit seeks recognition for these licenses.
Postedon Jan 21, 2014 at 05:30 pm
Freedom to Marry caught up with Kevin Truong of The Gay Men Project to chat specifically about his photographs of gay men in committed relationships.
Postedon Jan 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm
A new video from Freedom Indiana documents the thousands of Hoosiers who have spoken out against HJR-3, a proposed constitutional amendment that helps no one and hurts same-sex couples and their families in the state.
Postedon Jan 17, 2014 at 10:00 am
Yesterday, January 16, Annise Parker, Mayor of Houston, Texas married her partner of 23 years, Kathy Hubbard, at a private home in Palm Springs, California
Postedon Jan 16, 2014 at 07:00 pm
This week marked sweet victory for Mary Bishop and Sharon Baldwin, who represented thousands of gay and lesbian people in the Sooner State with their lawsuit in Oklahoma. See a shared a photo of the moment Mary learned that she had Sharon had won the case!
Postedon Jan 16, 2014 at 02:30 pm
Soon after the federal government's announcement, several other states where same-sex couples can marry - including Washington state, Maryland, and Maine - confirmed that they, too, would honor the couples' marriages.
Postedon Jan 16, 2014 at 01:45 pm
A new poll in Utah indicates that support for the freedom to marry in Utah is higher than ever in the weeks following the December 20 federal court ruling that struck down anti-marriage laws in the state.