The freedom to marry in Florida’s real impact: Positive change for same sex couples

It's been just over a week since the freedom to marry took effect in Florida (even as an appeal proceeds to the 11th Corcuit) - and already, we are seeing the positive, tangible impact of this sea change.

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Live Blog: the freedom to marry comes to Florida

It's set to be an exciting week for the freedom to marry in Florida! A federal judge's stay in favor of the freedom to marry is set to expire on January 6, Tuesday, at midnight, ushering in the freedom to marry state-wide in Florida.

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Reverend hopes the marriages she performs in FL will be legal once and for all

The Church literally brought Rev. Dr. Candace R. Shultis and her wife, Barbara Tyner, together.

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Finishing the Job: With 15 states left to win, here’s how marriage is moving forward

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.

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PHOTOS: Freedom to Marry & EQFL talk next steps for marriage at Miami Town Hall

This week, on Wednesday, December 10, Freedom to Marry in partnership with Equality Florida hosted a Town Hall event in Miami, FL to discuss how we'll move marriage forward in Florida and how supporters in the Sunshine State can pitch in to the campaign to win the freedom to marry in Florida and nationwide.

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Florida judge in Broward County rules in favor of the freedom to marry

Today, December 8, 2014, a Circuit judge in Broward County, FL ruled in favor of the freedom to marry, adding to the growing momentum calling for marriage once and for all in Florida.

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11th Circuit will not delay the freedom to marry in Florida; ruling takes effect January 5

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.

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After year of momentum, same-sex couples and families give thanks on Thanksgiving

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.

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Married same-sex couple in Florida fights to keep their correct last name on drivers’ licenses

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.

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Fighting to protect our First Responders and their families in Florida

For 26 years, Donna Brown, a retired police sergeant, put her life on the line every day for her community.

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