Marriage Equality

Read the latest news about marriage equality victories and the continuing fight for gays and lesbians to have the right to marry around the world. See the most recent updates on this international, national, regional, and state-by-state issue, which has been hotly contested by conservatives and far-right religious organizations. Learn about the straight allies who have been advocating for same-sex marriage in the spheres of society, entertainment, and politics, as well as the various opponents of marriage equality who seek to impede the progress of the LGBT rights movement.
N.Y. Venue Will Stop Weddings Rather Than Serve Same-Sex Couples

N.Y. Venue Will Stop Weddings Rather Than Serve Gays 

The owners of Liberty Ridge Farm will no longer host weddings at the property, but they will continue to make it available for receptions for both gay and straight couples.

Federal Judge Upholds Louisiana Marriage Ban
September 03 2014 3:21 PM ET

Fed. Judge Upholds Louisiana Marriage Ban

A federal judge in Louisiana made history Wednesday — by declaring the state's ban on same-sex marriage is not a violation of the U.S. Constitution.

WATCH: Which State's Marriage Equality Proposal Will Make SCOTUS Say 'I Do?'

WATCH: Which State's Marriage Proposal Will Make SCOTUS Say 'I Do?'

For Supreme Court-watchers hoping to see a definitive verdict on marriage equality nationwide, it's time to hurry up and wait.

Hawaii's Governor Loses Reelection, Blames Marriage Equality

Governor Loses Reelection, Blames Marriage Equality

The Democratic governor of Hawaii offered reporters a theory on why he lost reelection.

Same-Sex Couples Ask Supreme Court to Review Their Victory

Same-Sex Couples Ask Supreme Court to Review Their Victory

It's rare that the winning parties in a case will ask for a review of their victories, but that's exactly what's happening in the three leading states with marriage equality cases.

NOM Suffers Yet Another Defeat in Oregon

NOM Suffers Yet Another Defeat in Oregon

A federal appeals court agreed with a lower court that the antigay National Organization for Marriage has no standing to appeal a decision bringing marriage equality to Oregon.

WATCH: Fla. Supreme Court Asked to Review Same-Sex Marriage Ban

WATCH: Fla. Supreme Court Asked to Review Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Same-sex marriage in the Sunshine State could soon be determined by the state's Supreme Court.

11 Best Moments From the Marriage Argument Everyone's Talking About

11 Best Moments From the Marriage Argument Everyone's Talking About

Lawyers defending Indiana and Wisconsin's bans on same-sex marriage took a verbal beating from a three-judge panel at the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago. Read the highlights below.

The Real-Life Parallels to 'Love Is Strange'

The Real-Life Parallels to Love Is Strange

The story of a teacher fired for marrying his same-sex partner is a famliar one around the nation.

The Hidden Message In Supreme Court's Recent Marriage Rulings

The Hidden Message in Recent SCOTUS Marriage Rulings

It's impossible to predict, but things are looking positive for those hoping the Supreme Court will soon decide the legality of same-sex marriage nationwide.

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