Arkansas Poised to Enact 'License to Discriminate'

Arkansas Poised to Enact 'License to Discriminate'

The revived bill just needs a House vote and the governor's promised signature to become law.

Antigay Legislation Quashed in Arkansas, Advances in Indiana

Antigay Legislation Quashed in Arkansas, Advances in Indiana

A so-called 'license to discriminate' bill has died in Arkansas, but similar ones remain pending in numerous other states.

Arkansas Town Defies State Ban, Protects LGBT Citizens

Arkansas Town Defies State Ban, Protects LGBT Citizens

Conway, Ark., became the state's second LGBT-affirming city Tuesday, but the fate of the town's nondiscrimination policy is uncertain in the wake of a statewide antigay law approved the same day.

Arkansas Governor Lets Anti-LGBT Bill Become Law

Arkansas Governor Lets Antigay Bill Become Law

As expected, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson allowed a law banning local ordinances protecting LGBT people from discrimination to become law without his signature.

Dear Ark. Gov., Please Veto My Brother's Anti-LGBT Bill

Dear Ark. Gov., Please Veto My Brother's Anti-LGBT Bill

'My brother has a vote, but I have a voice,' Donald Collins wrote of his brother, Rep. Charlie Collins, in an open letter.

Suit Demands Recognition for 600 Arkansas Marriages

Suit Demands Recognition for 600 Arkansas Marriages

A private attorney has filed a lawsuit seeking state recognition for the estimated 600 same-sex couples who were legally wed during Arkansas's brief equality window last May.

Arkansas Passes Ban on Discrimination Bans

Arkansas Passes Ban on Discrimination Bans

The new law will prevent local governments from enacting or enforcing LGBT-inclusive antidiscrimination measures. Legislators also advanced a 'license to discriminate' bill regarding business operators.

Arkansas City Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Arkansas City Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Eureka Springs moved to adopt its antibias ordinance as the state considers a bill that would forbid enacting or enforcing such laws.

WATCH: Arkansas Governor Seeks Flimsy Marriage Compromise

WATCH: Arkansas Gov. Seeks Flimsy Marriage Compromise

Outgoing Governor Mike Beebe says he's willing to consider civil unions, but it's too little, too late.

Everything You Need to Know Now About Marriage Equality in Arkansas
February 17 2015 4:29 PM ET

Everything You Need to Know About Marriage in Arkansas

Updated February 17: Arkansas is making strides toward equality, with rulings expected any day now.

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