Topics :: Marriage equality

Abercrombie Blames Primary Loss on Gay Marriage

By Vijay Joshi and Cathy Bussewitz | Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie said he lost his bid for re-election in a Democratic primary because of his decision to call a special session to legalize gay marriage.

Barring Supreme Court intervention, Virginia Same-Sex Marriages Could Begin This Week

By Justin Snow | Monday Aug 18, 2014
A federal appeals court paved the way last Wednesday for same-sex marriages to begin in Virginia on Aug. 20.

Rand Paul's Same-Sex Marriage Balancing Act

By Justin Snow | Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
The Kentucky senator known for his libertarian views on a number of key Republican issues says he is in favor of the "concept" of a Constitutional ban nationally on marriage equality... and he's also a proponent of letting states decide for themselves.

Marriage Equality's Race Back to the Supreme Court

By Justin Snow | Monday Aug 11, 2014
A case challenging Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage reached the U.S. Supreme Court Friday, marking the third marriage equality case now before the nation's highest court.

Honeymoon Destinations

By Ian Maloney | Sunday Jul 13, 2014
Have the gayest honeymoon ever! Consider these romantic and gay-friendly locations to unwind after your wedding.

Are Evangelicals Changing Their Minds on Marriage Equality?

Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Evangelical attitudes are slowly softening on the issue of gay marriage. Or are they? While some are seeing the light, others are clinging to prejudice.

Five Gay Wedding Tips

By Ian Maloney | Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Are Wedding Bells Ringing for You? Don't forget these five things as you plan your big day!

UN To Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jul 4, 2014
On July 3, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon announced that UN employees who had legally married would see those unions recognized, even if they weren’t recognized in their home countries.

Married or Not? Families in Indiana May Face Long Wait

By Charles D. Wilson | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Same-sex couples who rushed to courthouses across Indiana during the three days it was legal for them to get married there could now face long months before they learn whether their unions are valid.

Marriage Equality Since DOMA’s Downfall

Saturday Jun 28, 2014
This timeline shows the progression of marriage equality since the end of DOMA. In most, if not all, of the judicial rulings the judges have cited the Windsor case as one of the reasons for ruling marriage bans unconstitutional.