Republican Susanne Atanus, who said 'God is angry' at gays, pulls off a primary win but faces a popular Democratic incumbent in the general election.

March 19 2014 5:04 PM

Vernita Gray, part of the first same-sex couple married in Illinois after winning a court order, was a veteran activist in her hometown of Chicago.

March 19 2014 3:44 PM

Of the three Republican state representatives who voted for marriage equality, two won their primaries by a wide margin, while the other has a narrow lead.

March 19 2014 2:19 PM

At least five counties are joining Cook and Champaign in accepting license applications from same-sex couples, but more are waiting for June 1, the marriage equality law's original effective date.

March 07 2014 11:07 AM

Attorney General Lisa Madigan says given the constitutional issues, there's no justification to wait to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples until the state's marriage equality law takes effect June 1.

March 05 2014 11:33 AM

Same-sex couples in Cook County, Ill., don't have to wait until June to get married, according to a federal judge's ruling today.

February 21 2014 1:00 PM Updated

The award celebrates the Chicago-born filmmaker’s commitment to LGBTQ visibility.

February 11 2014 12:25 AM

Bishop Thomas John Paprocki, who conducted an exorcism service the day the Illinois marriage equality bill was signed into law, has also repeated his assertion that Satan is behind same-sex marriage.

January 30 2014 4:22 PM

LGBT people have aroused God's wrath, says a Republican congressional hopeful, whose comments in turn drew the wrath of party leaders, who called on her to quit the race.

January 23 2014 4:15 PM