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.

Casey Davis has decided to resume issuing marriage licenses, but only to couples who are male and female.

October 08 2015 12:37 PM

The bill aims to affirm clergy members' right to refuse to perform same-sex marriages — a right they already have under the U.S. Constitution.

October 07 2015 10:41 PM

Kim Davis deserved to spend time in jail, and should resign if she's not willing to follow the law of the land when it comes to marriage equality, says Clinton.

October 07 2015 4:04 PM

The county meeting was adjourned before the resolution could be put to a vote. Now the resolution's sponsor says she will 'most likely' rescind the antigay tirade. 

October 07 2015 10:42 AM

Melissa and Aaron Klein are refusing to pay a $135,000 fine they incurred for violating Oregon law by denying services to a lesbian couple.

October 06 2015 3:48 PM

In rejecting marriage equality, the pope said the Church also had to show love and understanding towards all.

October 06 2015 2:26 PM

A Stonewall miniseries? Directing theater? Starting a family? The sky's the limit for Dustin Lance Black, thanks to love.

October 06 2015 1:28 PM

The former governor turned Republican presidential candidate is outraged at the company's partnering with Dan Savage, which technically it didn't do. 

October 05 2015 4:58 PM

Move over, Kim Davis. Whitley County's clerk says marriage licenses in her district are only for opposite-sex couples.

October 05 2015 2:29 PM