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.

The freedom to marry will finally arrive in Idaho on Wednesday, according to an order from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

October 13 2014 4:47 PM

We've won so many victories in the last week it's hard to keep track. Here's what's happened so far, and what to expect in the next few days and months.

October 13 2014 2:19 PM

What better way to celebrate Coming Out Day than to get hitched to the one you love?

October 13 2014 2:07 PM

Joan Rivers, Lady Gaga, and Benedict Cumberbatch have all made queer couples' weddings complete.

October 13 2014 6:03 AM

A federal judge issued a ruling Sunday finding the state's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, and it looks as if it will go into effect immediately, although Gov. Sean Parnell says he will appeal.

October 12 2014 8:51 PM

Antigay leader Tony Perkins calls same-sex marriage the 'evil bidding' of courts; Ted Olson counters as a strong voice for equality.

October 12 2014 2:37 PM

It was a Rocky Mountain high in Colorado last week, as the state wasted no time in embracing marriage equality.

October 12 2014 6:00 AM

Mike Huckabee is right to denounce party leaders for not taking a stronger stand against marriage equality, says NOM president Brian Brown.

October 11 2014 3:08 PM

Same-sex couples in the state began marrying shortly after a federal judge struck down the state's ban about 5:30 p.m. today.

October 10 2014 7:00 PM

It's unclear whether same-sex couples can currently marry in Idaho.

October 10 2014 6:11 PM Updated