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This volunteer firefighter hopes that soon, all of America will respect his daughter’s marriage

Five years ago, Donald Kish met his daughter Samantha’s friend Erin. At first, that’s all he thought she was: Samantha’s newest friend. A few years later, however, Samantha told him the truth: She and Erin were in love.

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Milestone: More freedom-to-marry states now than when SCOTUS ruled in ‘Loving v. Virginia’

We will soon have won more freedom-to-marry states for same-sex couples (35) than we had won for interracial couples prior to the U.S. Supreme Court's historic ruling in Loving v. Virginia (34).

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VIDEO: Evan Wolfson speaks on C-SPAN on the importance of marriage

On Saturday, October 11, Freedom to Marry president and founder Evan Wolfson appeared on C-SPAN to speak about the incredible momentum for the freedom to marry across the country since the Supreme Court's decision to deny review of 5 rulings in favor of the freedom to marry last Monday.

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Victory! The freedom to marry comes to Alaska

Yesterday, October 12, a United States District Court Judge in the 9th Circuit in Alaska ruled in favor of the freedom to marry, striking down the state's ban on marriage between same-sex couples.

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100,000 wedding professionals support marriages between same-sex couples

This week, GayWeddings.com celebrated passing the 100,000 mark on their list of LGBT-friendly wedding professionals.

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The freedom to marry comes to Idaho

Today, October 10th, the freedom to marry came to Idaho when the United States Supreme Court removed the hold put on marriages in that state earlier this week.

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It’s official: Same-sex couples have the freedom to marry in North Carolina

After this week’s historic announcement from the United States Supreme Court that ultimately secured the freedom to marry in six states, including Virginia, a federal judge in North Carolina has agreed that the ruling applies to NC’s Amendment 1, which bans same-sex couples from marrying.

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Over 100 first responders urge AR Supreme Court to rule for the freedom to marry

This week, more than 100 emergency medical workers, police officers, and firefighters came together to file an amicus brief in Smith v. Wright, the legal challenge to Arkansas’ constitutional amendment denying the freedom to marry to same-sex couples.

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Nevada begins issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Yesterday, October 9, Nevada began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after U.S. District Court Judge James C. Mahan issued an injunction ordering officials to stop enforcing the state's discriminatory anti-marriage ban.

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The freedom to marry comes to West Virginia

West Virginia is the latest state to secure the freedom to marry after the state's Attorney General and Governor agreed to stop defending the state's discriminatory marriage ban, paving the way for same-sex couples to soon be issued marriage licenses.

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