Postedon Jan 13, 2015 at 04:25 pm
This week, the National Law Journal reported that many states owe lawyers working on cases involving the freedom to marry upwards of $80,000 as a result of defending discriminatory anti-marriage amendments.
Postedon Jan 12, 2015 at 03:45 pm
Today, January 12, United States District Court Judge Karen E. Schreier ruled in favor of the freedom to marry in South Dakota, declaring the state's ban on marriage between same-sex couples unconstitutional.
Postedon Jan 12, 2015 at 09:45 am
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
Postedon Jan 09, 2015 at 10:10 am
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.
Postedon Jan 09, 2015 at 08:00 am
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.
Postedon Jan 08, 2015 at 10:00 pm
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.
Postedon Jan 08, 2015 at 08:45 pm
Today, United States District Court Judge William S. Duffey, Jr. denied the state of Georgia’s motion to dismiss a federal legal case seeking the freedom to marry in GA, Inniss v. Aderhold.
Postedon Jan 08, 2015 at 09:00 am
This Friday, on January 9, the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit will hear oral arguments in cases from three different states - Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi - seeking the freedom to marry and respect for marriages legally performed in other states.
Postedon Jan 07, 2015 at 05:10 pm
"I have never suffered from having gay parents," Teagan said.
Postedon Jan 07, 2015 at 04:25 pm
Today, January 7, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson signed on as a cosponsor of the Respect for Marriage Act, the bill that would repeal the so-called Defense of Marriage Act.