PHOTOS: The first weddings of same-sex couples in Hunstville, AL

Today in Huntsville, Alabama, hundreds of marriage supporters came to Madison County for Wedding Week, organized by local advocates.

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It’s Official: U.S. Supreme Court denies stay of marriage ruling in Alabama!

Today, just before probate judge's the United States Supreme Court denied the state of Alabama's request to extend a stay in a federal judge's ruling in favor of the freedom to marry, meaning that same-sex couples should be able to marry in the state on February 9.

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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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Speaker Boehner: House Republicans Will Not ‘Weigh In’ on SCOTUS Marriage Cases

Today, February 5, U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) told The Washington Blade that he does not anticipate that House Republicans will take a position on the marriage cases in front of the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Loving, committed Alabama couples gear up for the freedom to marry in their state at last

All across Alabama, same-sex couples are gearing up for the freedom to marry to come to their state on Monday, February 9, as long as the United States Supreme Court doesn't grant a further stay on the pro-marriage ruling from two weeks ago.

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MI Governor: Michigan will respect 300+ March marriages between same-sex couples

Today, February 4, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder announced that he would not be appealing a January 15 ruling that respected 300 same-sex Michigan couples' marriages.

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Evan Wolfson Letter to NYT: ‘What Our History Shows’

America’s history tells us there will always be pockets of resistance to any civil rights advance.

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11th Circuit will not delay the freedom to marry in Alabama

Today, February 3, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals denied Alabama's request to extend the stay in a federal judge's ruling in favor of the freedom to marry, meaning that same-sex couples should be able to marry on February 9.

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President Obama announces plan to ensure social security for all married same-sex couples

Today, February 2, President Obama announced a new budget proposal that includes a change to the Social Security Act that would allow all legally married same-sex couples to receive the full array of protections regardless of the state they live in.

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