Postedon Aug 14, 2014 at 11:30 am
Today, one week after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit heard oral arguments in 6 landmark marriage cases, the Mayor of Cincinnati is voicing his support for the freedom to marry, urging the Court to affirm lower court rulings holding that banning same-sex couples from marriage is unconstitutional.
Postedon Aug 06, 2014 at 02:00 pm
Today, August 6, the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit heard oral arguments in six landmark marriage cases out of four different states - Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee.
Postedon Aug 06, 2014 at 10:00 am
The three-judge panel today will be considering six different District Court rulings that have enthusiastically affirmed the freedom to marry or respect for marriages performed in other states. Here are key excerpts from each!
Postedon Aug 06, 2014 at 08:30 am
Freedom to Marry caught up with many of these plaintiff couples prior to today's big day at the 6th Circuit, which begins at 1pm ET and is scheduled to last until 4pm ET in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Postedon Jul 29, 2014 at 01:00 pm
Today, Why Marriage Matters Ohio, the statewide coalition working to amplify the voices of people from across the Buckeye State who support the freedom to marry, released a new television ad running state-wide about the importance of marriage for all in Ohio.
Postedon Jul 28, 2014 at 11:29 am
Next month, same-sex couples in six different states will get their day in court at the federal appellate level when the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 6th Circuit and the 7th Circuit hold oral arguments in a wide range of legal cases seeking the freedom to marry or respect for marriages between same-sex couples legally performed in other states.
Postedon Jun 17, 2014 at 10:30 am
This week, the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit scheduled a date for oral arguments in the appeals of five cases where judges have ruled in favor of the freedom to marry.
Postedon May 14, 2014 at 02:30 pm
As the fredom to marry continues to build momentum in every corner of the country, Freedom to Marry today announced the launch of a new investment to increase the conversation about why marriage matters in the Midwest.
Postedon Apr 30, 2014 at 02:00 pm
This morning, same-sex couples in Cincinnati filed Gibson v. Himes, a federal lawsuit challenging Ohio’s constitutional amendment banning marriage for same-sex couples. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of six couples who want to marry in Ohio, is the first case to directly challenge the state’s marriage ban.
Postedon Apr 22, 2014 at 09:30 am
Freedom to Marry founder and president Evan Wolfson describes the dynamic litigation landscape and explains how all Americans can do their part in creating the climate for these courts - including the U.S. Supreme Court - to rule in favor of marriage nationwide as soon as possible.