Postedon Dec 03, 2014 at 03:00 pm
Today, December 3, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals denied Florida's motion for a further stay in a ruling for the freedom to marry earlier this year, meaning that same-sex couples should be able to begin getting marriage licenses starting at the end of the day on January 5, 2015.
Postedon Nov 26, 2014 at 11:35 am
This holiday season, as we spend time with our family, we feel thankful for what we've accomplished this year -- we've won the freedom to marry in eighteen states (for a total of 35 and our nation's capital) and seen marriage move forward across the country.
Postedon Nov 20, 2014 at 03:45 pm
On October 30, Dan and Scott featured on a news segment celebrating their recent name-change and marriage in Florida. Days later, they received two letters from the DMV in the mail – one for each of them – threatening to cancel their licenses indefinitely on November 25th if they did not change their names back to their maiden names by then.
Postedon Nov 14, 2014 at 10:00 am
For 26 years, Donna Brown, a retired police sergeant, put her life on the line every day for her community.
Postedon Nov 03, 2014 at 06:00 pm
This year, Jorge Goytizolo in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida is mourning the death of his husband, Philip Parrish, who passed away in May after a sudden diagnosis of brain cancer. Now, Jorge is working hard to protect his twin children, Santiago Philip and Ella Starr.
Postedon Oct 27, 2014 at 11:30 am
It wasn’t long after Lisa Otto, a straight mother of two, started photographing weddings and couples in the Tampa Bay area when she noticed that something – or someone – was missing.
Postedon Oct 14, 2014 at 03:58 pm
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 4 other states set up for the freedom to marry soon, plus the 15 where same-sex couples continue to be denied the freedom to marry.
Postedon Sep 26, 2014 at 07:00 am
Beginning on Sunday, a new national television advertisement released by Freedom to Marry will begin airing on Sunday morning network news shows in Washington, D.C. The 30-second spot declares "It's time" for the freedom to marry.
Postedon Aug 27, 2014 at 03:00 pm
Today, the Second District Court of Appeals in Florida (a state appellate court) urged the Florida Supreme Court to hear and rule on the question of whether same-sex couples can marry in the state.
Postedon Aug 21, 2014 at 02:50 pm
Today, August 21, U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle ruled in favor of the freedom to marry in Florida, the first federal judge to strike down Florida's ban on marriage for same-sex couples.