Freedom to Marry is the leading campaign working to win marriage nationwide. We work with a diverse range of partner organizations and supporters from across the country to end the exclusion of same-sex couples from the responsibilities, protections, and commitment of marriage. To learn more about Freedom to Marry, visit About Us.
Reporters looking for a factual breakdown of marriage and relationship recognition laws for same-sex couples in the U.S. can visit our "Where State Laws Stand" webpage.
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Nearly 80% of Texas Counties are either already making marriage licenses available to same-sex couples or are planning to make licenses available shortly after technical changes to software and physical marriage certificates as of Tuesday, June 30th, according to Texas for Marriage.
Today the Supreme Court held that same-sex couples can no longer be denied the freedom to marry guaranteed by the Constitution, assuring that soon all loving and committed couples will be able to marry throughout the United States.
Today Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen ruled in favor of respecting the marriages of the over 500 same-sex couples who were married in the "window" of the freedom to marry in Arkansas in 2014.
Today, U.S. District Court of Guam Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood ruled that denying marriage for same-sex couples in Guam is unconstitutional.
Hoy Familia es Familia - subproyecto de la campaña “Freedom to Marry” - publicó un anuncio en Texas informando al público sobre el apoyo latino hacia el matrimonio igualitario.
Today Familia es Familia – a project of Freedom to Marry – released an ad in Texas highlighting supermajority Latino support for the freedom to marry.
This week as part of its “Reform the Platform” campaign to remove anti-gay language from the 2016 GOP national platform, Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry is visiting Texas to hold a series of meetings with state GOP officials and like-minded activists.
Today Freedom to Marry released an ad featuring naval officer Dr. Jesse Ehrenfeld making the case for marriage in Tennessee.
Adding to the global momentum for the freedom to marry, today a referendum made the Republic of Ireland the first country in the world to accord same-sex couples the freedom to marry by popular vote.
The Texas House of Representatives will consider legislation this week that seeks to subvert a potential U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage for same-sex couples.