President Obama: ‘I’m hopeful the Supreme Court comes to the right decision’ on marriage

This week, President Barack Obama again affirmed his commitment to the freedom to marry, calling on the United States Supreme Court to do the right thing and end marriage discrimination in the United States once and for all.

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It’s Official: The Supreme Court will review the freedom to marry in 2015!

Today, January 16, the United States Supreme Court announced that this year, they will hear arguments in a case on the question of whether same-sex couples should have the freedom to marry and if anti-marriage laws nationwide should be struck down as unconstitutional.

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Friday: Now is the time for SCOTUS to consider the freedom to marry

Friday, January 16, the United States Supreme Court will hold its second conference of 2015, which will be the second chance the Court has to grant or deny review of the four marriage cases currently before it.

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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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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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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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Legal teams from 6th Circuit cases will seek review from US Supreme Court

Less than 24 hours after the 6th Circuit's out-of-step ruling upholding marriage discrimination, legal teams for cases out of all four states announced that they would seek review of the ruling from the United States Supreme Court.

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Same-sex couples apply for marriage licenses in KS & WY, seeking resolution from SCOTUS action

After yesterday’s historic announcement from the Supreme Court that ultimately secured the freedom to marry in six states, including Utah and Oklahoma, same-sex couples and legal teams are committed to ensuring that the pro-marriage rulings that have been allowed to stand in the 10th and 4th Circuits are applied to all of the states within those geographic circuits.

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LIVE BLOG: The freedom to marry comes to 5 more states, paves way in 6 more

As news comes in today from any of the 11 states impacted by today's amazing movement, Freedom to Marry will maintain this live blog, embedding tweets and reporting on the latest news.

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SCOTUS denies review of marriage cases, bringing the freedom to marry to 5 states

Today, October 6, the Supreme Court denied review of five cases seeking the freedom to marry, leaving standing marriage victories in several federal circuits and opening the door to the freedom to marry in many more states, while deferring for another day the national resolution that Freedom to Marry, businesses, elected officials, and families across the country had urged now.

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