Blog Entries by Adam Polaski

New poll tracks support for the freedom to marry in America at 60%, record high

Last week, a new poll tracked record-high support for the freedom to marry, with 60% of respondents saying they support marriage for same-sex couples.

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Equality Alabama to AL Supreme Court: allow probate judges to follow the law

Today, February 13, Equality Alabama filed a "friend-of-the-court" brief with the Alabama Supreme Court urging the Court to dismiss two private organizations' Emergency Petition for Writ of Mandamus regarding the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in Alabama.

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Live Blog: The freedom to marry in Alabama!

It's going to be an exciting day for the freedom to marry in Alabama! A federal judge's stay in favor of the freedom to marry expires today, Monday, ushering in the freedom to marry state-wide in Alabama.

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Nine superstar Grammy nominees speak out for the freedom to marry

Many of the artists who have been nominated for Grammy Awards this year have been vocally and fervently supportive of the LGBT community, same-sex couples, and the freedom to marry. Here are nine great quotes from Grammy-nominated artists who support the freedom to marry!

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Lambda Legal will request 11th Circuit review of Georgia marriage case

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.

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Federal judge strikes down marriage ban in Alabama in 60th pro-marriage ruling

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.

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President Obama: ‘I’m hopeful the Supreme Court comes to the right decision’ on marriage

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.

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It’s Official: The Supreme Court will review the freedom to marry in 2015!

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.

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SCOTUS denies review of Louisiana case, takes no action on other marriage petitions

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

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PHOTOS: Community thanks 5th Circuit plaintiff couples for standing up for marriage

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.

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