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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 wedding comes just weeks before Methodist leaders from around the world meet to discuss church regulations. 

9:37 AM

A federal appeals court ruled that since the governor has removed her and other county clerks' names from marriage licenses, she has not suffered irreparable harm.

April 21 2016 5:33 PM

An Austin gay man claims the word "fag" was written on a cake he ordered from the store's bakery. 

April 19 2016 9:24 AM

In his much-anticipated document on marriage, family, and sexuality, the pope doesn't move an inch on same-sex relationships or other LGBT issues.

April 08 2016 5:25 PM

Judge Juan Pérez-Giménez’s ruling that the Supreme Court’s marriage equality decision does not apply in the territory “errs in so many respects that it is hard to know where to begin,” says the First Circuit.

April 07 2016 7:59 PM Updated
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