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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5th Circuit hears oral arguments in marriage cases for LA, TX, and MS

Today, January 9, the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit heard oral arguments in three landmark marriage cases out of three different states - Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.

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Today is the first chance for the Supreme Court to grant review of 5 marriage cases

Today, January 9, the United States Supreme Court will hold its first conference of 2015, which will be the first chance the Court has to grant or deny review of the five marriage cases currently before it.

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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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5 marriage cases distributed for Supreme Court’s January 9 conference

On January 9, the United States Supreme Court will consider petitions on the freedom to marry from 5 marriage states - Tennessee, Louisiana, Ohio, Michigan, and Kentucky - who are seeking certiorari this term.

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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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Louisiana marriage case distributed for January 9 Supreme Court conference

Today, December 17, a petition from Louisiana seeking certiorari in its marriage case was distributed for the January 9 conference at the United States Supreme Court.

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Finishing the Job: how marriage is moving forward nationwide

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.

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8 same-sex couples hoping Louisiana stands on the right side of history

It’s been an exciting few weeks for marriage in Louisiana, and now more than ever, families across the state are standing up and sharing their stories.

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Louisiana judge rules in favor of the freedom to marry, 40th victory since June ‘13

Today, September 22, Judge Edward Rubin of the 15th Judicial District Court ruled in favor of the freedom to marry in a state legal challenge to an amendment in Louisiana that denies same-sex couples the freedom to marry.

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