Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Jan 30, 2015 at 12:30 pm
In the order, Judge Duffey granted, in part, a motion to stay the proceedings in the case. But he also certified an earlier order in the case – his January 8 order denying the defendants’ motion to dismiss the case – for immediate appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.
Postedon Jan 23, 2015 at 11:30 pm
On Friday, January 23, U.S. District Court Callie V. Granade ruled in favor of the freedom to marry, striking down Alabama's ban on same-sex couples from marrying.
Postedon Jan 23, 2015 at 10:59 am
This week, President Barack Obama again affirmed his commitment to the freedom to marry, calling on the United States Supreme Court to do the right thing and end marriage discrimination in the United States once and for all.
Postedon Jan 16, 2015 at 03:30 pm
Today, January 16, the United States Supreme Court announced that this year, they will hear arguments in a case on the question of whether same-sex couples should have the freedom to marry and if anti-marriage laws nationwide should be struck down as unconstitutional.
Postedon Jan 12, 2015 at 09:45 am
Today, the United States Supreme Court denied review in an out-of-step ruling upholding marriage discrimination in Louisiana. The ruling has not yet received judgment from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, which heard oral argument in the case on Friday
Postedon Jan 08, 2015 at 10:00 pm
Tonight, January 8, community members in New Orleans, Louisiana came together at Cathedral Creative Studios to cheer on the eleven plaintiff couples and legal teams who are making the case for the freedom to marry at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit.
Postedon Jan 06, 2015 at 07:00 pm
Today, January 6, 2015, United States Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and United States Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) reintroduced the Respect for Marriage Act, the bill that would fully repeal the so-called Defense of Marriage Act.
Postedon Dec 28, 2014 at 05:00 pm
This week, Freedom to Marry's National Campaign Director Marc Solomon appeared on Meet the Press with Chuck Todd to discuss his new book, Winning Marriage, and reflect on ten years in the marriage movement.
Postedon Dec 23, 2014 at 05:30 pm
This holiday season, families across the country are gathering together as 2014 draws to a close and we begin to usher in 2015.
Postedon Dec 22, 2014 at 06:00 pm
Freedom to Marry has always been committed to winning marriage for same-sex couples nationwide - and now, as momentum surges across the country, it is more important for supporters to do all they can to speak out for the freedom to marry nationwide. Here's what's going on in the 15 where same-sex couples continue to be denied the freedom to marry.