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.

Aaron and Melissa Klein, who refused to provide a cake for a same-sex couple's wedding, are appealing a state agency's finding that they committed unlawful discrimination.

April 26 2016 6:08 PM

Cakemaker Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop now has to decide whether to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, or accept the ruling as it stands. 

April 26 2016 12:43 PM

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

April 25 2016 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
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