As Ark. Couples Marry, State Seeks Legal Clarity and Stay
May 14 2014 1:53 PM ET

As Ark. Couples Marry, State Seeks Legal Clarity and Stay

Sunnivie Brydum

Confusion and legal wrangling muddy the waters of marriage equality in Arkansas, but two counties are still issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Mike Huckabee: Impeach Ark. Marriage Equality Judge
May 13 2014 1:10 PM ET

Huckabee: Impeach Ark. Marriage Equality Judge

Trudy Ring

The former Arkansas governor and Republican presidential aspirant says Judge Chris Piazza has declared himself 'Super Lawmaker.'

PHOTOS: Ark. Couples Rush to Marry, Fearing Court Stay
May 12 2014 11:22 AM ET May 12 2014 5:00 PM ET

Ark. Couples Rush to Marry, Fearing Court Stay

Sunnivie Brydum

Several dozen same-sex couples have been married in at least two Arkansas counties since a state judge struck down a constitutional ban on such marriages Friday.

PHOTOS: Same-Sex Couples Wed in Arkansas
May 10 2014 11:55 AM ET

PHOTOS: Same-Sex Couples Wed in Arkansas

Sunnivie Brydum

Marriage equality officially arrives in the South as same-sex couples begin marrying in Arkansas following a state court ruling that struck down the existing constitutional and statutory ban on same-sex marriage.

BREAKING: Ark. Marriage Ban Unconstitutional
May 09 2014 5:56 PM ET

Arkansas Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Sunnivie Brydum

Marriage equality continues its clean sweep in court, as a circuit judge in Arkansas strikes down the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.

BREAKING: Ark. AG Supports Marriage Equality
May 03 2014 12:00 PM ET

Ark. AG Supports Marriage Equality

Trudy Ring

Dustin McDaniel says he'll continue to defend the state's ban on same-sex marriage in court, however.

Ark. Marriage Ruling Likely in Two Weeks
April 17 2014 6:21 PM ET

Ark. Marriage Ruling Likely in Two Weeks

Trudy Ring

So says Judge Chris Piazza, who heard arguments today in a case challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

School 'Horrible' for Ark. Student in Yearbook Dispute
March 21 2014 2:31 PM ET

School 'Horrible' for Ark. Student in Yearbook Dispute

Trudy Ring

Taylor Ellis says he's been bullied at school since his story hit the media, with students setting up an antigay Instagram page, among other things.

WATCH: Ark. Trans Woman Fired For Using Women's Restroom
March 21 2014 12:43 PM ET

Ark. Trans Woman Fired For Using Women's Restroom

Parker Marie Molloy

An Arkansas trans woman claims to have been fired from a local McDonald's for using the women's restroom.

Ark. Supreme Court Overrules Child Visitation Ban for Cohabitating Gay Parents
November 21 2013 3:26 PM ET

Ark. Supreme Court Overrules Child Visitation Ban for Cohabitating Gay Parents

Sunnivie Brydum

The state's highest court declared that judges may not restrict a parent's visitation rights based solely on that parent's cohabitation with a partner to whom they are not married.

Arkansas AG OKs Language for 2016 Marriage Equality Initiative
November 10 2013 8:19 AM ET

Could Arkansas Voters Enact Marriage Equality in 2016?

Sunnivie Brydum

Attorney General Dustin McDaniels previously approved language for a ballot initiative that would strike down the state's constitutional prohibition on marriage equality.

Ark. Catholic School Fires Teacher for Same-Sex Marriage
October 18 2013 5:03 PM ET

Ark. Catholic School Fires Teacher for Same-Sex Marriage

Trudy Ring

The Human Rights Campaign is denouncing the firing of Tippi McCullough, and her students are petitioning to save the teacher's job.

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