Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Jul 22, 2014 at 10:30 am
This week, on July 21, Georgia Equality delivered more than 3,080 petitions signed by Georgia residents urging Attorney General Sam Olens to drop his defense of the state's constitutional amendment that restricts marriage to different-sex couples.
Postedon Jul 21, 2014 at 01:15 pm
This month, on July 9, the Puyallup Tribal Council, based in Washington State, approved an amendment to its tribal domestic relations code to add a new section that affirms the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.
Postedon Jul 18, 2014 at 03:30 pm
This weekend, Catalina is arranging photo shoots with same-sex couples and their families across the city of Houston as part of her beautiful Let Love Reign project.
Postedon Jul 18, 2014 at 10:20 am
Today the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver ruled in favor of same-sex couples’ freedom to marry, upholding a marriage ruling out of Oklahoma in January. It is the second ruling by a federal appellate court since last year's victory in the Supreme Court.
Postedon Jul 17, 2014 at 12:30 pm
Today, July 17, a state judge struck down Florida’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples, marking the 25th consecutive ruling in favor of the freedom to marry (with no rulings against) since June 2013.
Postedon Jul 16, 2014 at 11:00 am
In Florida, Mayors for the Freedom to Marry include elected officials representing Orlando, Key West, St. Petersburg, Lake Worth, and Miami Beach, with a number of new mayors coming aboard this month.
Postedon Jul 15, 2014 at 11:00 am
As of May 2014, 10 percent of the world's population now lives in a place where same-sex couples are free to marry. Out of a global population of approximately 7.177 billion people, 718 million now live in a freedom-to-marry jurisdiction.
Postedon Jul 09, 2014 at 05:20 pm
Today, July 9, a state judge struck down Colorado’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples, marking the 24th consecutive ruling in favor of the freedom to marry (with no rulings against) since June 2013.
Postedon Jul 09, 2014 at 02:30 pm
Today, the Utah Attorney General's office announced that the state would appeal last month's pro-marriage ruling from the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals directly to the United States Supreme Court.
Postedon Jul 02, 2014 at 04:00 pm
Next month, Freedom to Marry staff members and board members will travel from the United States to the Netherlands - the first country to pass the freedom to marry for same-sex couples - for Amsterdam Pride, an annual celebration of the LGBT community.